Progression Criteria

Progression Requirements


1.       Must maintain at least $1 million in professional liability insurance.

2.       Must provide annual documentation verifying absence of active (infectious) pulmonary disease.

3.       Must provide documentation verifying current immunization or immunity status for specified diseases (hepatitis B, measles, mumps, rubella, tetanus/diphtheria or tetanus/diphtheria/pertussis, varicella, flu/influenza, and, if <22, meningitis, etc.).

4.       Must provide annual proof of current certification in CPR (health care provider).

5.       Must maintain a 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

6.       Must achieve a minimum grade of "C" in each required Second Degree BSN course.

7.       Must satisfactorily complete Second Degree BSN courses in approved sequence.

8.       Can seek academic advisement each semester [or module] regarding program progression.

9.       Must abide by and adhere to the BSN Student Guide.


For more information please contact the School of Nursing

                      School of Nursing Offices

Brownsville campus:
BLHSB 1.604
Phone: 956-882-5070
Fax: 956-882-6827






Edinburg campus:
EHABE 2.201
Phone: 956-665-3491
Fax: 956-665-2878