Required Application Materials
Traditional BSN

The Traditional BSN option begins each year in the fall and spring. Review of complete applicant files begins after each priority deadline. The admission process requires six to eight weeks.

Priority Deadlines
Fall: February 1
Spring: July 1

Priority deadlines for application review are met when all required materials are received.

Application Materials Required:

  • Completed Application

  • One  Academic or Professional Reference

  • One official copy of final high school transcript with ACT scores sent directly from school to Allen College (EAGER students only)

  • One official copy of all college transcripts sent directly from the school(s) to Allen College

  • Completion of the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS). Performance determines academic readiness for the program.

  • Before your application is reviewed, a letter of administrative and academic good standing is required from every previous nursing program attended.

  • Applicants whose first language is not English must prove English proficiency prior to admission review. Visit for details.

Allen College uses a holistic admission review. The process balances academic achievement, extra-curricular involvement, leadership, community services, diversity, as well as other applicable life experiences.