Nursing Degree Policies - College of Mount Saint Vincent
School of Nursing

Nursing Degree Policies

  1. Nursing students must achieve a grade of C+ or better in all required science and all Nursing courses
  2. Students must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA in order to enter NURS 229
  3. Nursing students may repeat only one Nursing course or required science course
  4. Nursing students who are unsuccessful in any two Nursing or required science courses are ineligible to continue in the Nursing program
  5. Any two withdrawals in Nursing or required science courses (whether from the same or different courses) equate to one failure for purposes of the progression requirement, above. Exceptions to this rule will only be made for medical withdrawals, for which appropriate documentation is required