The College reaffirms its commitment to nondiscrimination in accordance with Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended by the Civil Rights Act of 1991 and the American with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), as amended by the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, in that no otherwise qualified person shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to discrimination under, any program or activity of the College because of race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, handicap/disability, veteran status, marital status or sex.
College is an exciting time. Figuring out which path is right for you and learning how to get on that path can sometimes seem overwhelming. At Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science, our Admissions and Financial Aid team is prepared to walk you through what it takes to become a student at GSC.
As you consider a career in nursing and application to our college, consider your ability to participate fully in an educational program for nursing. The Nursing profession is challenging and with job duties that can change by the minute, RNs need to be ready to perform a variety of tasks. Standards and Functional Abilities for Nursing Students has been developed for you to self-assess your readiness for a nursing career.
GSC admits students in August and January. Admissions are rolling, based on the date all application materials are received. Students who apply for part-time study may be admitted at other times for selected courses. At this time, there is an increased interest in the field of nursing. Therefore, students may experience a longer delay to enroll in the nursing courses than in general education courses. Upon acceptance, students will be notified when there are openings available in general education courses.
Honors Admission Program
The Honors Admission Program at Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science provides an opportunity for high school students who apply by December 1 of their senior year priority placement in nursing their first semester and eligibility for additional scholarships. Applicants must have a minimum 3.2 cumulative GPA, 25+ ACT or 1150+ SAT (Math and Reading only), and prepare an essay to submit with their application. For information on how to apply, contact the Admissions office at (513) 862-2743.
Waiting List – Delayed Entry
GSC currently has a waiting list for entry to the College. There is a high demand for nursing education. The College rolling admission process and twice-a-year admissions makes predicting entry into the College difficult. Questions about this and possible future enrollment dates should be directed to the admissions office at (513) 862-2743.
LPN to RN
The LPN to RN articulation is offered to assist Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) advance their careers in nursing. The College follows the Ohio Articulation Model which affords the LPN an opportunity to get all the pre-requisites and co-requisites of the program and enter at Nursing 201. Seats/entrance to Nursing 201 are offered on a space available basis. To be eligible, an applicant must:
- Meet the admission requirements for the program
- Present a valid LPN license
- Successfully complete the Transition Course required by the Ohio Articulation Model.
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