Selective Admission Point Categories
Students will be accepted into the Nursing Program by Selective Admission. Applicants will be assigned points based on the following criteria:
- GPA Grade Point Average of pre-requisite courses (minimum of 2.7 required to apply)
- HESI Nurse Admission Test Score. A minimum score of 80% in math, reading, vocabulary, and grammar required to apply. The applicant must achieve an 80% in each of the four areas in one exam seating.
Additional points can be earned based on the following categories:
- ACT or SAT Scores
- Previous Academic Degree
- Credits taken at HFC
- Current Medical Assistant Certification and Licensure
- Current health related training or certification (licensed Nursing Assistant; licensed Medical Assistant, licensed EMT, registered respiratory therapist, registered occupational therapist, registered physical therapy assistant) *Military Service
Students electing to supplement their points from the above categories must submit supporting documentation with their application.