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GENERIC TRACK - High School Seniors

  • Must have a 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA in Algebra, Biology, and Chemistry.
  • SAT and ACT scores are not required.
  • Overall grades are reviewed, particularly algebra, biology and chemistry. Chemistry is required for the School of Nursing only. A “C” (70%) or better in each subject is required.
  • Students who have not completed algebra, biology or chemistry in high school, must take the high school equivalent courses at Union County College. 

High School Biology…………………… BIO 102
High School Chemistry…………………CHEM 101
High School Algebra…………………...MAT 017/MAT 019

  • >Applicants having graduated from high school within the last year, must have a complete reference (form and letter) from a high school guidance counselor, a teacher or a school administrator.
  • ATI TEAS - Entrance exam is required.
    • A score of 58% or higher is required in Reading and Math.

The TEAS may be taken two times in an admission cycle. The applicant must wait two weeks before retaking the exam.

  • An essay is required - Must be a minimum of 250 words.
    It will be evaluated for grammar, content, relevance to the topic selected and the development of thoughts, neatness, presentation and overall ability to follow directions.

If you feel that your application needs additional explanation (i.e., academic history), please feel free to include a statement to this effect.

NOTE: Application requirements – It is the applicant responsibility to provide the following information, verification and/or credentials to the HMH JFK MUHLENBERG SNYDER SCHOOLS ADMISSION OFFICE.

  • Official High School transcript or GED test scores
  • Foreign transcripts will require an evaluation from a current member of NACES (the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services), www.naces.org.
  • One complete reference
  • Entrance Exam – ATI TEAS
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, Naturalized citizen, or have a Permanent Resident Card (green card)
  • Essay
  • Consumer Information Sheet

Follow the applicant checklist on the application for details on each item listed above.

  • Admission is selective and competitive.
  • Admission to the School of Nursing is processed through the Admissions Office at HMH JFK Muhlenberg Snyder Schools. It is not necessary to apply separately to Union County College.
  • Individuals apply during the Open Application dates.
    • The School accepts applications for the Fall (September) and Spring (January) semester.
  • Nursing applicants should select only one nursing track. Acceptance into the track will be based on the School’s criteria.
  • The Admissions Committee may request that the applicant clarify information presented to the Schools before an admissions decision is made.
  • Applicants are notified by email & mail on the Admissions Committee’s decision. Individuals who are accepted into a program must submit a non-refundable acceptance fee.
  • General education courses need not be taken prior to applying to HMH JFK Harold B. and Dorothy A. Snyder Schools. However, one may transfer up to 36 comparable credits (40 for those with a bachelor’s degree), into the program. No grade lower than C is considered for transfer.
  • Applicants who are declined admissions into one program and apply to another program, must complete a new application, write an essay and submit another application fee. It is also necessary to submit a new reference.
  • Students who wish to transfer from one program to another program within the Schools must complete a new application form, write an essay, submit an official updated Union County College transcript and include a reference from the first HMH JFK Muhlenberg Snyder School program that they attended.

 

PATHWAY TO BSN TRACK - High School Seniors

  • Must have a 2.7 or higher cumulative GPA in Algebra, Biology, and Chemistry.
  • Overall grades are reviewed, particularly algebra, biology and chemistry. Chemistry is required for the School of Nursing only. A “C” (70%) or better in each subject is required.
  • Students who have not completed algebra, biology or chemistry in high school, must take the high school equivalent courses at Union County College. 

High School Biology…………………… BIO 102
High School Chemistry…………………CHEM 101
High School Algebra…………………...MAT 017/MAT 019

  • Applicants having graduated from high school within the last year, must have a complete reference (form and letter) from a high school guidance counselor, a teacher or a school administrator.
  • ATI TEAS - Entrance exam is required.
    • A score of 70% or higher is required in Reading and Math.

The TEAS may be taken two times in an admission cycle. The applicant must wait two weeks before retaking the exam.

  • An essay is required - Must be a minimum of 250 words.
    It will be evaluated for grammar, content, relevance to the topic selected and the development of thoughts, neatness, presentation and overall ability to follow directions.

If you feel that your application needs additional explanation (i.e., academic history), please feel free to include a statement to this effect.

NOTE: Application requirements – It is the applicant responsibility to provide the following information, verification and/or credentials to the HMH JFK MUHLENBERG SNYDER SCHOOLS ADMISSION OFFICE.

  • Official High School transcript or GED test scores
  • Foreign transcripts will require an evaluation from a current member of NACES (the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services), www.naces.org.
  • One complete reference
  • Entrance Exam – ATI TEAS
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, Naturalized citizen, or have a Permanent Resident Card (green card)
  • Essay
  • Consumer Information Sheet

Follow the applicant checklist on the application for details on each item listed above.

  • Admission is selective and competitive.
  • Admission to the School of Nursing is processed through the Admissions Office at HMH JFK Muhlenberg Snyder Schools. It is not necessary to apply separately to Union County College.
  • Individuals apply during the Open Application dates.
    • The School accepts applications for the Fall (September) and Spring (January) semester.
  • Nursing applicants should select only one nursing track. Acceptance into the track will be based on the School’s criteria.
  • The Admissions Committee may request that the applicant clarify information presented to the Schools before an admissions decision is made.
  • Applicants are notified by email & mail on the Admissions Committee’s decision. Individuals who are accepted into a program must submit a non-refundable acceptance fee.
  • General education courses need not be taken prior to applying to HMH JFK Harold B. and Dorothy A. Snyder Schools. However, one may transfer up to 36 comparable credits (40 for those with a bachelor’s degree), into the program. No grade lower than C is considered for transfer.
  • Applicants who are declined admissions into one program and apply to another program, must complete a new application, write an essay and submit another application fee. It is also necessary to submit a new reference.
  • Students who wish to transfer from one program to another program within the Schools must complete a new application form, write an essay, submit an official updated Union County College transcript and include a reference from the first HMH JFK Muhlenberg Snyder School program that they attended.
  • Applicants attending Union County College prior to becoming HMH JFK Muhlenberg Snyder students are not considered transfer students.

After completion of the courses listed below, the student is eligible to begin the Pathway to BSN:

Anatomy and Physiology I

Principles of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry

English Composition I

General Psychology

 

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