BHSN welcomes applicants who have attended accredited institutions of higher education. Official transcripts must be received at BHSN no later than the second week of the student’s freshman fall semester, for transfer courses to be evaluated. Students may transfer any number of courses, however, to be eligible for the Fisher College Associate in Science Degree, the student is required to complete a minimum of 30 credits through Fisher College (see Associate in Science Degree Candidate section). Students may be required to submit a catalog and/or course syllabus from each college attended. Once a student has been accepted to BHSN and paid their Registration Fee, no additional courses from other institutions will be acceptable for transfer, with the exception of currently enrolled course(s).
College-level courses with a C+ grade or higher, an equitable course credit and the academic equivalents of the following Fisher College Courses will be considered for transfer:
*To be eligible for transfer, the above science courses must have been completed no more than 3 years prior to enrollment at BHSN.
** College Mathematics for Nursing Application – to be eligible for transfer, the student must complete the following requirements:
College Level Examination Program (CLEP) or Advanced Placement (AP) examinations may be transferred into SH/BHSN with a grade of C+ or higher. Exams must take place prior to payment of Registration Fee.
Students who wish to transfer from other nursing schools will be evaluated on an individual basis.
Transfer students are required to fulfill the same diploma requirements as any other student.
Student transcripts may be obtained from the Assistant Registrar upon completion of a Transcript Request Form. Please call 508-941-7040 to request a form to be emailed to you. A transcript fee of $5.00 must be paid in advance for each subsequent official or unofficial transcript. No transcript of a student, former student or graduate will be furnished for any person whose financial obligations to SH/BHSN have not been satisfied. High school records are not included and only transfer credits accepted by SH/BHSN appear on the transcript. Two weeks are required for processing transcript requests. Unofficial transcripts may be requested and will be stamped “Unofficial Student Transcript”. SH/BHSN accepts no responsibility for accuracy of such transcripts once they have been issued. Official Transcripts will be furnished upon request in a sealed Registration Stamped envelope, which is stamped indicating that an Official Transcript is enclosed and is void if open.
Mail request to:
Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital School of Nursing
Attn: Nursing School Admissions Office
680 Centre St. Brockton MA 02302