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Catalog 2013-2014
Brooks College of Health
 

Brooks College of Health
Undergraduate Admission Requirements
Limited Access Programs

School of Nursing

Department of Clinical and Applied Movement Sciences


School of Nursing

R.N.-B.S.N.- Bridge Curriculum Plan

Admission Requirements

  1. Active license to practice nursing in Florida
  2. Prospective students must successfully complete the following to enroll in nursing courses:
    a. Sixty (60) semester hours of coursework with the satisfaction of UNF general education, and
    -OR-
    b. An A.A. degree from a Florida public institution
  3. Minimum overall GPA of at least 2.9 on a 4.0 scale
  4. Completion of nursing prerequisite courses with no grade lower than “C”. 
  5. Complete and submit supplemental application via fax or email (Do not submit supplemental application to the School of Nursing by mail or in person).

 Regular Prelicensure B.S.N. Curriculum Plan

Admission Requirements

  1. a. Sixty (60) semester hours of courses with satisfaction of UNF general education requirements;
     b. Completion of  all nursing prerequisite courses.
     -OR-
    a. An Associate of Arts (A.A) degree from a Florida community college/university; and
    b. Completion of all nursing prerequisite courses.
  2. Minimum overall GPA of at least 2.9 on a 4.0 scale;
  3. Completion of all BSN prerequisite courses with no grade lower than "C" and a minimum prerequisite GPA of a least 2.9 on a 4.0 scale.
  4. Completion of the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS)- Version V.
  5. Complete and submit supplemental application via fax or email (Do not submit supplemental application to the School of Nursing by mail or in person).

Accelerated Prelicensure B.S.N. Curriculum Plan 

Admission Requirements:

  1. Graduation from a regionally accredited institution with a baccalaureate degree;
  2. Minimum overall GPA of 3.0; and
  3. Completion of all BSN prerequisite courses with no grade lower than "C" and a minimum prerequisite GPA of a least 2.9 on a 4.0 scale.
  4. Completion of the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS)- Version V.
  5. Complete and submit supplemental application via fax or email (Do not submit supplemental application to the School of Nursing by mail or in person).

 

B.S.N. Prerequisite Requirements  (all tracks)

Course     Title  Credits
**PSY, SYG, SOP         Social Science                3
DEP3054 Lifespan Developmental Psychology       3
STA2014                         Statistics 3
HUN2201 Human Nutrition 3
MCB2010C Microbiology 4
BSC2085C Anatomy & Physiology I and lab     4
BSC2086C Anatomy & Physiology II and lab 4
*CHM, BCH,  BSC, PCB, or  PHY     Chemistry or other science 3
   Total 27

*Note that CHM2045/2045L is required as one of the prerequisites to MCB2010C at UNF. While CHM1020 or CHM1025 will meet this category in general, applicants are cautioned to check that the course they select for the “Chemistry or Other Sciences” requirement will allow them to enter MCB at their institution of choice. This is also why UNF recommends 28 hours of prerequisites instead of 27.   

**PSY maybe required as a prerequisite to DEP3054.

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Department of Clinical and Applied Movement Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training

Admission Requirements- Limited Access Criteria

Due to the exceptional number of applicants, the Athletic Training Education Program at UNF has been designated as a limited access Program and abides by the rules for limited access Programs established by the Florida Board of Governors as follows: 

  1. Students who have graduated from a Florida Community College with an Associate in Arts degree or those who have successfully completed 60 or more semester  hours of course work at public universities in Florida will receive priority for admission over other applicants.  
  2. Selection criteria will not discriminate against Florida Community College transfer students in favor of public university students who are applying for admission or plan to continue enrollment after completion of 60 semester hours at the lower division level.  
  3. Where necessary to achieve established equal access enrollment goals, some students may be admitted to the Program using different criteria.  

Successful completion of admission requirements does not guarantee acceptance into the Athletic Training Education Program. Enrollment in the Athletic Training Education Program is limited by clinical education site availability to a total of 55-60 students at any one time, with 30-35 new students typically admitted each year from a competitive applicant pool.  

Application Process 

Application deadline is MAY 1 (postmark) of the year of application to the Athletic Training Education Program. The Athletic Training Education Program has a separate application form that must be completed. This supplemental application can be found on the Brooks College of Health Athletic Training Education Program website. Students not currently enrolled at UNF must apply for admission to UNF through the UNF Office of Admissions (904-620-5555) and designate Athletic Training as their preferred major on the UNF application form. Students currently enrolled at UNF must request a major change at the Brooks College of Health Advising Office to declare Athletic Training as their major prior to the MAY 1 deadline. To be considered for admission to the Athletic Training Education Program, each applicant must fulfill the following minimum requirements: 

  1. Submission of all official transcripts and documentation by May 1 of the year of application;  
  2. Submission of a complete Athletic Training Education Program supplemental application by May 1 of the year of application;  
  3. Attainment of minimum of 2.80 GPA overall;  
  4. Attainment of minimum of 2.80 GPA in all prerequisite courses;  
  5. Demonstration of communication and interpersonal skills during a required interview;  
  6. Completion of all general education and prerequisite courses prior to entering the Athletic Training Education Program;  
  7. Students must have a health evaluation completed by a health care professional (MD, DO, PA, NP) in light of the technical standards established by the Athletic Training Education Program. Included in this evaluation must be documented immunizations recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for health care workers including: hepatitis B, measles, mumps, rubella, tetanus, and diphtheria. Any specific questions regarding the health care evaluation and immunizations should be referred to the Program Director.  

To view the Athletic Training Education Program of study please click here.   

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Bachelor of Science in Health; Concentration in Exercise Science

Admission Requirements

Due to the exceptional number of applicants, the Exercise Science Program at UNF has been designated as a “limited access” Program and abides by the rules for “limited access”. Programs established by the Florida Board of Governors as follows:

  1. Students who have graduated from a Florida Community college and an Associate in Arts degree or those who have successfully completed 60 or more semester hours of course work at public universities in Florida will receive priority for admission over other applicants.  
  2. Selection criteria will not discriminate against Florida community college transfer students in favor of public university students who are applying for admission or plan to continue enrollments after completion of 60 semester hours at the lower division level.  
  3. Where necessary to achieve established equal access enrollment goals, some students may be admitted to the program using different criteria.  

Application Process   

Application deadline is MAY 1 (postmark) of the year of application to the Program.  Students not currently enrolled at UNF must apply for admission to UNF through the UNF Office of Admissions (904-620-5555) and designate exercise science as their preferred major on the UNF application form. Students currently enrolled at UNF must request a major change at Brooks College of Health Advising Office to declare exercise science as their major prior to the MAY 1 deadline. To be considered for admission to the Exercise Science Program, each applicant must fulfill the following minimum requirements: 

  1. Submission of UNF application, all official transcripts, and documentation by May 1 of the year of application; Current UNF students must change their major prior to the May 1st deadline.  
  2. Attainment of minimum of 2.75 Overall GPA.  
  3. Attainment of minimum of a B grade or higher in the following prerequisite courses: (BSCX085/BSCX085L- Anatomy and Physiology I and Lab; BSCX086/BSCX086L Anatomy and Physiology II and Lab; CHMX045/CHMX045L College Chemistry and Lab; MACX105 College Algebra)   
  4.  Seven of the eight prerequisites must be completed by application deadline. Three of the seven completed prerequisites must be BSC2085C, BSC2086C, CHM2045/2045L, MAC1105. Remaining prerequisite must be completed no later than summer term, prior to fall admission.   
  5. Completion of all general education and prerequisite courses prior to entering the Exercise Science Program.   
  6. Completion of the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) version V; (See website for additional information).  
  7. Submission of Exercise Science Admission Essay (See website for additional information). 

 Successful completion of admission requirements does not guarantee acceptance into the Program. Enrollment in the Program is limited by available faculty resources to a total of 75-80 students at any one time, with 35-40 new students typically admitted each year from a competitive applicant pool. To view the Exercise Science program of study click here.  

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