There are many reasons to transfer to Ashland. For starters, we do everything we can to make the transition easy. When considering a transfer to Ashland, the first thing to do is schedule a campus visit. If you bring a copy of your transcript(s) on this visit, weÕll make an unofficial credit evaluation to give you an idea of what courses youÕll need to take and how long it will take you to finish your degree. Still have questions? Check out the FAQs page here!
Transfer students are required to have at least a 2.25 cumulative grade point average in all their previous college work. In addition, they must be in good standing socially and academically; i.e., cannot have been dismissed from their last school for academic and/or social reasons.
The following scholarships are open to full-time transfers: *
|Cumulative GPA from all colleges attended||Amount of Scholarship|
|3.75 - 4.00||$10,000|
|3.50 - 3.74||$9,000|
|3.25 - 3.49||$8,000|
|3.00 - 3.24||$7,000|
*Scholarships apply to transfer students with a minimum of 15 semesters and 23 quarter -hours of college credit (not post-secondary or developmental coursework). A 3.0 GPA or better must be maintained at Ashland University for renewal
With its focus on clinical laboratory and observation hours, the 15-month accelerated BSN track is designed for students who already have a bachelor's degree in another field. While in the track, students will complete 63 credit hours of nursing courses including more than 1,200 hours of clinical, laboratory and observation introduction. You will experience classroom, laboratory and clinical settings led by faculty with specialty expertise. There is no waitlist for qualified applicants! Find more information here.
Advanced Entry Nursing:
Advanced Entry Nursing is for students who have invested time at another accredited college or university. Are you stuck on a waitlist at another school? AshlandÕs advanced entry track will get you back on your way to completing your degree. With our direct admission program, and clinical affiliate sites in 13 Ohio counties, you are assured direct placement in clinical coursework with no waitlist! Find more information here.
RN to BSN:
For more than 30 years, Ashland has offered already-practicing RNs the opportunity to complete their BSN. In our web-based format, students progress at their own pace, and within their own schedules, making it ideal for students who also have family and work commitments. For more information about the program, click here. For more information about admission requirements, click here.