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MOUNT SAINT MARY’S UNIVERSITY TRADITIONAL BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING INFORMATION SESSION
Presenters Jaime Hernandez Assistant Director, Office of Student Financing Michelle Argueta Transfer Admission Counselor, Office of Admission Elizabeth Young Program Coordinator, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Overview An Introduction to Mount Saint Mary’s University Financing Your Education Admission Process Details about the Traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing program
About Mount Saint Mary’s University Private, Catholic, women’s college Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet The first baccalaureate of science in nursing program in California was established at Mount St. Mary’s University, graduating its first class in 1952 Challenge our students to make a difference in their own lives and in their communities Two campuses: Chalon & Doheny
Two Campuses, One Mission The Chalon Campus The Doheny Campus
Accreditation ü Western Association of Schools and Colleges ü Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Approvals ü California Board of Registered Nursing
Financing Your Education Traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing JAIME HERNANDEZ ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF STUDENT FINANCING
Applying For Financial Aid Apply for financial aid every year after January 1 st. Fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Deadline is March 2 nd.
Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Apply online: www. fafsa. ed. gov Send to the Federal Processor by Mail: Federal Student Aid Programs P. O. Box 4001 Mt. Vernon, IL 62864 -8601 E-mail: www. ed. gov/studentaid. 3 -4 weeks paper process time 1 -2 weeks electronic process time Include Mount Saint Mary’s University School Code: 001243 so we receive your FAFSA information.
A Financial Aid Offer will be sent once the Office of Student Financing receives: Your Student Aid Report from the Federal Processor Any supplemental information that has been requested Notification of your official acceptance into the program
Grants Cal Grants Pell Grants ● ● Based on “need” as determined by the Federal Government as well as enrollment status. ● Up to $5, 730 ● ● ● Based on “need” and GPA as determined by CSAC. Separate application required. www. csac. ca. gov Up to $9, 084
Stafford Loans Subsidized Loans: ● ● Need based loans. Government pays interest while student is in school. Unsubsidized Loans: ● ● Not need based loans. Borrower pays interest six months after he/she has graduated. Guaranteed & Deferrable Must be enrolled ½ time
Stafford Loans Subsidized Loans Up to $3500 Freshman Up to $4500 Sophomore Unsubsidized Loans Up to $2000 Freshman/Sophomore/ Junior/Senior *Independent students only Up to $5500 Junior/Senior
Outside Scholarships: ● These funds are not associated with MSMU. Outside organizations award these funds to students and are coordinated with student’s financial aid award. ● Students research and apply on their own.
Parent Plus Loan Federal loan offered to parent. Based on credit. Student must be enrolled at least ½ time. Repayment begins after the loan is fully disbursed. If loan is rejected; becomes an unsubsidized loan under student name.
Independent Student 24 years of age or older Enrolled in a master’s or doctorate program Married Have children who receive more than ½ of their support from you Have dependents other than children or spouse Ward or dependent of the court Veteran of the U. S. Armed Forces
Merit Awards: ● Upon application to MSMU, you will be considered for a merit award based upon your academic achievement ● Awarded by the Admissions Department ● ● Eligible amount $5, 000 - $10, 000 GPA minimum requirement 3. 0
Alternative Financing TMS Payment Plan: (see business office for more information 310 -954 -4040). Private Loans: Credit based and sometimes require a credit worthy co-signer. Interest rates vary, depending on credit history. Repayment occurs six months after graduation.
Friendly Reminders Complete your file early Keep copies! You must apply for financial aid every year!
The Office of Student Financing Jaime Hernandez, Assistant Director [email protected] edu 12001 Chalon Rd Los Angeles, CA 90049 M-Th: 8: 00 am – 5: 00 pm F: 8: 00 am – 4: 00 pm Tel: (310) 954 -4190 Fax: (310) 954 -4199
Admission MICHELLE ARGUETA Transfer Admission Counselor, Office of Admission
Facts Regarding Admission Common issues that disqualify candidates: There are only 10 spaces available for transfer students Missing or late transcripts The Office of Admission receives over 200 applications for these few spaces, therefore all applications must be complete and all application materials received on or before the deadline. No exceptions will be made. Not submitting up-to-date transcripts Missing or late letters of reference Reactivation forms without Prerequisite Checklist and updated Personal Statement
Complete Application ü ü ü ü Online Application submitted by February 1 st Essay Optional Personal Statement One Academic Reference Official college transcripts (from every college attended) GPA- 3. 0 Cumulative, 2. 7 Science 32 transferable units(All prerequisites must be completed prior to applying for Fall Semester) Application fee: $50 online *MSMU only admits for the Fall or every year*
Online Application We encourage online applications www. msmu. edu Click on Admissions ü Nursing Transfer Student ü Bachelor Degree in Nursing box ü Click Here to Apply ü The PDF of the application is able to be downloaded and printed from our website. The application fee if the PDF is submitted is $50.
Transcripts Official transcripts from ALL colleges attended ü ü ü Any community college attended Any university attended Foreign transcripts from study-abroad program Official Transcripts from all foreign study Transcripts from vocational program i. e. ü C. N. A, Massage, Phlebotomy, E. M. T Transcripts for all courses completed prior to deadline (including the preceding Fall)
International Transcripts If you attended college outside the United States, you need to submit: üA comprehensive international transcript evaluation ü An official, foreign transcript The recommended evaluation service is Academic Credentials Evaluation Institute www. acei 1. com 800 -234 -1597
Articulation Agreements Resource available through our website to inform you of community college classes that meet our prerequisites. Go to www. msmu. edu ü ü ü Click on Admissions Nursing Transfer Students Bachelor Degree in Nursing Left side of the page: Articulation Agreements Choose school
Kaplan Exam Required for all direct to program candidates Offered on campus to qualified candidates after the application deadline Covers the following sections: →Reading → Writing → Math → Science
Pre-Nursing Option Candidates have not finished all prerequisite courses and would like to finish them at MSMU Students will take classes over the course of one academic year and be eligible for admission the following fall Does not guarantee admission to the BSN program, however, more spaces are available for pre-nursing students
Repeat Policy And Expiration Rule ● A student may repeat a prerequisite course no more than once Failure (C- and below) of any two required prerequisite courses or one course twice renders an applicant ineligible for the Nursing programs at Mount Saint Mary’s University Science courses are only valid for 5 years
Additional Nursing Programs Associate Degree in Nursing ● ● ● Doheny Campus Evening classes, clinical classes on weekends Overall GPA of 2. 7 or greater Science GPA of 2. 5 or greater Applicants are required to take the T. E. A. S exam Starts in Fall and Spring
Additional Nursing Programs RN to BSN Completion Program – 12 months ● 21 units of nursing curriculum ● 3 -18 units depending on admittance to Direct or Pre-Nursing option ● Overall GPA of 2. 8 or greater ● Starts Spring and Fall of each year
Additional Nursing Programs Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing ● ● ● Doheny Campus Must have a Bachelors Degree in any discipline 46 units of pre-requisite courses Overall GPA of 3. 0 or greater Starts Summer and Fall of each year
Options through TBSN LVN to RN option Must hold LVN license, have taken all prerequisites, and: ü Religious Studies ü Philosophy- Moral Values ü Art or Music ü Minimum 3. 0 GPA ü Pass 4 Challenge Exams with a score of 75% on each RN to BSN program – 1 to 2 years Must hold RN license ü Must have graduated from accredited college with an AD. N ü Validation of clinical competence form ü N 40 Roy adaptation model – offered in summer and spring ü
30 Unit Option - LVNs Non-Degree Option Allows NCLEX-RN exam after completing 26 units of required courses. Notes: ● May not be endorsed by other states ● May limit opportunities for career advancement ● Does not receive a degree from MSMU
Please remember… THE NURSING DEPARTMENTS GOVERN ADMISSION PRACTICES AND POLICIES. THE OFFICE OF ADMISSION PROCESSES FILES AND MUST ADHERE TO THE RULES SET FORTH BY THE DEPARTMENTS. YOUR EVALUATION BEGINS THE MOMENT YOU INQUIRE. PLEASE BE MINDFUL OF YOUR ATTITUDE TOWARDS ALL FACULTY AND STAFF. WE MAKE NOTE OF YOUR INTERACTIONS, BOTH POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE, AND THEY CAN AFFECT YOUR ADMISSION. A WISE WOMAN ONCE SAID, “LACK OF PREPARATION ON YOUR PART DOES NOT
Questions? For appointments please: Email [email protected] edu or Call (213)477 -2561
BSN Program Overview ELIZABETH YOUNG PROGRAM COORDINATOR
The Purpose of the BSN Program Develop critical thinking Ethical judgment Personal sensitivity Capacity for leadership Eligibility for licensing exam Eligibility for California Public Health Certificate
The Roy Adaptation Model Developed by Sister Callista Roy CSJ, former chair of MSMU nursing department Used widely in the United States and other countries The Roy Adaptation Model recognizes that a person is a bio-psycho-social-spiritual being in constant interaction with a dynamic and complex world
Prerequisites Chemistry/ Physics* Anatomy with lab* Physiology with lab* Microbiology with lab* Psychology Lifespan Developmental Psychology English 1 A English 1 B Speech/Intro to Public Speaking Sociology *Science courses must be completed within the past 5 years
Requirements Admission Requirements Entrance Requirements Grade of “C” or better in required classes ● ● No more than 1 prerequisite repeat ● ● Kaplan Exam ● ● ● Critical Thinking Test American Heart Association CPR card Annual PE, PPD, 2 MMR, TB, 3 Hep B & Titer, Varicella Titer, Polio Series Auto, Driver’s License, Auto Insurance Malpractice Insurance ($20/yearly) Background check
SOPHMORE YEAR Nursing Courses General Studies Courses Intro to Nursing Intro Christian Ethics or Moral Values Fundamentals of Religious Studies Art/ Music History Nursing/Roy Pathophysiology Pharmacology II Adult Med/ Surgical I Fundamental Nursing Skills Nutrition
JUNIOR YEAR Nursing Courses General Studies Courses Biomed Issues in Christian Ethics or Bioethics(Upper Division) History Literature Integrative Theory/Practice Palliative Care Adult Med/Surgical II Childbearing Families and Women’s Health Children and Families Mental Health
SENIOR YEAR Nursing Courses General Studies Courses Economics or Political Science Philosophical Ideas Religious Studies or Evidence – Based Philosophy Practice Leadership/Health Policy Gerontology Transition to Professional Practice Community/Public Health Adv. Health Assessment
Clinical Sites Cedar- Sinai Medical Center Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles Culver City School District Encino- Tarzana Medical Center Good Samaritan Hospital Harbor- UCLA Medical Center Hollywood/ Wilshire Health Center Jewish Family Services Kaiser Permanente Little Company of Mary Hospital Motion Picture & Television Fund Northridge Hospital Medical Center Presbyterian- Intercommunity Hospital Public Health Department San Pedro Peninsula Hospital Santa Monica/ UCLA Medical Center Sherman Oaks Hospital St. John’s Hospital Torrance Memorial Medical Center Trinity Care Hospice UCLA Medical Center UCLA Neuropsychiatric VA Medical Center- West LA