Accelerated BSN

Accelerated BSN Application Instructions

Application availability and deadline

Students are admitted annually each fall on the Ole Miss campus in Oxford and each spring on the Medical Center campus in Jackson. To begin the Accelerated BSN program in Oxford in August, applications are due no later than Feb. 15; the application window is open from July 1 to Feb. 15. To begin the Accelerated BSN program in Jackson in January, applications are due no later than Sept. 1 of the preceding year; the application window is open from Jan. 1 to Sept. 1 of the preceding year. 

How to apply

When applying, all parts to the application, including any supplemental materials, must be received by the deadline. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance within a month of the application deadline.

Please note: If you would like to be considered for both of the Accelerated BSN programs, you must submit two separate applications. However, you will only to submit one set of transcripts and test scores. For questions about this or to verify that all parts of your application have been received, please call the Office of Student Records and Registrar, (601) 984-1080.

Download the BSN Quick-Start Guide (.pdf)

  • A complete application;
  • A nonrefundable $25 application fee paid by credit card or by check, made payable to the University of Mississippi Medical Center;
  • Official ACT scores and transcripts from all colleges attended, submitted to the Office of Student Records and Registrar.

Additional Information for applicants

  • All transcripts become the property of the University of Mississippi Medical Center and cannot be returned to the applicant or forwarded to another school or individual. Transcripts must be sent directly by the school to the Office of Student Records and Registrar.

    • Office of Student Records and Registrar
      The University of Mississippi Medical Center
      2500 N. State St.
      Jackson, MS 39216-4505
  • Facsimile documents will not be accepted. 
  • Transcripts must be submitted to the Office of Student Records and Registrar at the end of each semester until all prerequisite requirements are completed. 
  • Report any name, address or phone number change to the Office of Student Records and Registrar. 
  • Do not send application materials to the School of Nursing. 
  • All grades, including failing grades and grades on repeat courses, are used to calculate preadmission grade point averages. 
  • The applicant is responsible for notifying the Office of Student Records and Registrar of all changes to the plan of study. 
  • Out-of-state tuition charges apply for all applicants that live outside the state of Mississippi.

For more information

If you have questions regarding the admission criteria, the prerequisite courses or your application's status, please call (601) 984-1080 or (601) 815-0124.