Jump Start Program Overview

Cal State Fullerton

The School of Nursing’s Jump Start program provides an opportunity for students who are enrolled in a California Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program to complete BSN classes at California State University, Fullerton.

Each summer session, the School of Nursing will offer the following courses:

  • NURS 305: Professional Nursing (3 units)
  • NURS 310: Nursing Research/Evidence Based Practice (3 units)

There is a maximum of one course per summer session. Students who participate in Jump Start will be able to register for either NURS 305 or 310 the first semester, and then complete the other course the following summer.

Each course will be offered face-to-face (campus) or online (distance).

In order to be eligible for the Jump Start program, an applicant must meet the admission requirementsOpens in new window and apply during the application periodOpens in new window . The School of Nursing will accept the top candidates to participate in Jump Start.

Students who complete a class(s) will have priority into the RN-BSN programOpens in new window , as long as the RN-BSN admission criteria is met.