The program is four semesters in both locations.
2014-15 Academic Year 1 Summer=11 cr
2015-16 Academic Year 2 Fall = 12 cr, Spring = 14 cr, Summer= 13 cr
2015-16 Academic Year 1 Fall = 11 cr, Spring = 12 cr, Summer= 14 cr
2016-17 Academic Year 2 Fall=13 cr
The College of St. Scholastica is pleased to be awarded, for a seventh year, funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program. This groundbreaking national initiative, launched by RWJF and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing in 2008, aims to help alleviate the nation's nursing shortage by dramatically expanding the pipeline of students in accelerated nursing programs.St. Scholastica received a grant of $60,000 and will award $10,000 scholarships to qualified students beginning the program in St. Cloud in September 2014 and in Duluth in May 2015. Download the appropriate application below and submit by the designated deadline.
St. Cloud campus | Deadline: July 15, 2014
Duluth campus | Deadline: Nov. 3, 2014
Students who plan to enter the Post-baccalaureate Nursing program and meet one or more of the following criteria:
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation focuses on the pressing health and healthcare issues facing our country. As the nation's largest philanthropy devoted exclusively to improving the health and healthcare of all Americans, the foundation works with a diverse group of organizations and individuals to identify solutions and achieve comprehensive, meaningful and timely change. For more than 35 years, the foundation has brought experience, commitment and a rigorous, balanced approach to the problems that affect health and healthcare of those it serves. When it comes to helping Americans lead healthier lives and get the care they need, the foundation expects to make a difference in your lifetime. For more information, visit www.rwjf.org.
Yes, loan funding may be available to help you cover your cost of attendance. For further consideration, please complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Title IV code for the College of St. Scholastica is 002343.
Duluth - May 2015: Students will need to file the 1415 and 1516 FAFSA
St. Cloud - Sept 2015: Students will need to file the 1415 and 1516 FAFSA
There are a number of loan options to choose from.
Possibly. Federal loans can be deferred as long as you are enrolled at half-time status. Private loan deferment varies by lender. Please check with the lender.
Yes, there are a number of scholarship opportunities available on a competitive basis. Please check our scholarship directory.
Yes, part of the loans you will be offered can be used for this purpose. Be sure you complete a Refund Authorization and Direct Deposit Authorization via cor.css.edu to participate in this.
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