SBUBolivar, Missouri Est. 1878

SBU College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Program Requirements

LPNs who are licensed in Compact nursing states and IV-Certified may apply for the ASN program. 

LPNs must:

  • Meet admission criteria for SBU
  • Meet admission criteria for the ASN program
  • Pass the Admission Test
  • Pass the LPN-ASN Entrance Exam with a score of 700 or better
  • Complete or be enrolled in the following prerequisite courses at time of application:
    courses:
    • CHE 1104 Principles of Chemistry
    • BIO 2204 Anatomy & Physiology I 
    • BIO 2213 Introduction to Microbiology
    • BIO 3304 Anatomy & Physiology II
  • Complete the following courses by graduation:
    • ENG 1113 English Composition I
    • PSY 1013 General Psychology 
    • PSY 3063 Human Growth and Development
    • NUR 2003 LPN Bridge
    • CIS 1103 Introduction to computers
    • BIO 2243 Nutrition
    • BIB 1013 Old Testament
    • BIB New Testament