Q: How long are your pre-licensure BSN programs?
A: Our BSN Accelerated program is a 12-month, three-term program. Our BSN Upper Division program is a 20-month, five-term program.
Q: Do you offer a part-time pre-licensure BSN program?
A: Our BSN programs are only available on a full-time basis. It is recommended that students not work more than part-time while enrolled in our BSN Upper Division program. It is also recommended that students not work a job at all while enrolled in our BSN Accelerated program.
Q: Do all of the pre-requisite classes need to be completed before I can submit my application?
A: No, applicants can submit their application prior to the completion of all pre-requisite classes. However, all prerequisites must be completed prior to your start date.
Q: Are there any time limits on any of your prerequisite courses?
A: Applicants for the pre-licensure programs must have taken Anatomy & Physiology I and II and Microbiology within the past 5 years. We do not have a time limit for the other prerequisite courses.
Q: When should I submit my application?
A: We recommend that applicants submit their applications at least 1 year prior to the term they are hoping to start in any of our programs. We accept applications as long as we still have space available in our class or on the waiting list.
Q: Does Goldfarb accept paper applications?
A: If you currently have a copy of our paper application, we will still accept it if it is received by the Admissions Office no later then Monday, June 3, 2013. After June 3, 2013, only applications submitted online will be considered.
Q: I have a photo copy of my college transcript. Can I submit that as an "Official" transcript"?
A: No, we will only accept a college transcript that arrives in our office in a sealed envelope from the college it is coming from.
Q: If I took one class at "College X" and this credit appears on my current college's transcript, do I need to request an official transcript from "College X"?
A: Yes, we require an official transcript from all schools where the applicant has received any type of college credit.
Q: I am an international applicant. Am I required to submit a TOEFL score?
A: Applicants whose transfer credits and post-secondary degrees were earned in colleges or universities in which English is not the primary language are required to submit a passing TOEFL score.
Q: Once my application is completed, when will I hear about a decision on my application?
A: Undergraduate applications are reviewed as they are received. After all required information has been submitted, allow 4-6 weeks for an admission decision to be made. Early application is highly recommended.