Freshman Direct-Entry Option

Pre-Licensure BSN

The Freshman Direct-Entry admission option is a unique opportunity for highly motivated high school seniors who meet specific, pre-established criteria to apply for guaranteed admission into the prelicensure Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program at UNM Main Campus and the Health Sciences Campus in Albuquerque.  Students will be guided by College of Nursing advisors and have varied opportunities to interact and collaborate with nursing faculty and participate in research experiences.  Students are encouraged to develop in their areas of interest and continue their education in our graduate degree programs, including MSN, DNP, and PhD.