This academic map is provided to help students in the A.A. program prepare to transfer as a junior to Florida A & M University as a Nursing major. Students who plan to transfer to a different institution should work with an adviser to identify that institution’s requirements.
This academic map is not a contract: The requirements outlined below are subject to change by the university at any time. Consult the university and work closely with an adviser to plan for transfer.
Courses marked with an asterisk (*) must be completed with a grade of C or better.
Courses marked with (R) are specifically required for acceptance into the major at FAMU.
Completion of required prerequisites may cause student to exceed 60 credit hours.
FAMU Requirements for Admission as Nursing Major (B.S.N.)
GPA: Overall GPA of 2.7 or higher
Note: This is a limited-access program. Students are admitted in fall and spring semesters. Request application deadlines from FAMU.
Note: This program has additional application requirements. Contact the School of Nursing for information.
Communications: Complete General Education requirements (6 credit hours)*
History: Complete General Education requirements (6 credit hours)
Personal Development: Complete General Education requirements (3 credit hours)
Instruction in the U.S. Constitution: Complete General Education requirement (credit hours vary)
Foreign Language (Select one of the following options)
- Two credits of the same foreign language in high school
- 8 credit hours of the same foreign language or American Sign Language at the college level
Computer Competency Requirement: Complete General Education requirement (credit hours vary)
Electives: Complete General Education requirement (minimum 24 credit hours), including the following:
FAMU Contact Information
School of Nursing
(850) 599-3458; (850) 599-3017