School of Nursing
Submission of an on-line application form with a $75 non-refundable application fee is required. www.holyname.org/schoolofnursing/apply.aspx.
Register online and attend a mandatory School of Nursing Information Session. Each session lasts approximately 90 minutes and provides the prospective student with important information about the School of Nursing and programs offered. www.holyname.org/schoolofnursing/open-houses.aspx.
The Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS), a standardized nursing entrance examination, is administered to measure general academic ability, including math skills, reading comprehension and science knowledge. Candidates for the RN Program must complete the ATI TEAS Admission exam with a minimum composite score of 60%. Student must register for the TEAS exam in advance. For more information, regarding the TEAS exam, registration, dates and testing information please refer to the TEAS tab on our website. www.holyname.org/schoolofnursing/TEAS.aspx.
Submit official high school transcript or GED scores and/or official transcripts from ALL post-secondary colleges, universities, or technical schools attended to the School of Nursing admission office. A minimum grade of "C" or 70 is required to receive transfer credit for all general education and science courses. In addition, transferred science courses required for the RN Program nursing curriculum must have been completed within the last ten years. This program does not accept transfer credits for nursing course work from other academic institutions. Any applicant with 2 or more nursing course failures is ineligible to apply for this program.
The Sister Claire Tynan School of Nursing is ACEN-accredited, signifying Holy Name's commitment to national standards and our focus on continuous improvement of our nursing programs.