Application Criteria

Valencia-UCF Dual Enrollment Concurrent ASN-BSN Program

Minimum requirements needed to complete the Dual Enrollment application:

Acceptance to UCF 

  • Apply to UCF at least three months before the BSN application deadline
  • Make sure the application term matches the program start term (for example: the Traditional BSN program starts each Fall so the application should state Fall and the year you are applying to start the program)

New UCF Student:

Former UCF Student or Alumni:

Acceptance to Valencia College

  • Submit an online Valencia Application for Admission and pay the $35 Valencia application fee at least three months before the Concurrent ASN-BSN application deadline
  • Satisfy the requirements for degree-seeking students and be in Active Student Status
  • Select AS: Nursing RN (Articulated) as your major
  • For questions regarding this application, please email enrollment@valenciacollege.edu or call 407-582-1507

3.0 Overall GPA

9 Prerequisites

  • Complete 9 of the 10 nursing prerequisites by the application deadline (the only outstanding prerequisite allowed is statistics)
  • Complete all nursing prerequisites with a grade of “C” (2.0) or better
  • Complete anatomy, physiology and microbiology with a combined 3.0 GPA

TEAS® Exam

  • Register for and take the standardized Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS®) 
  • Must pass with a composite score of 78% or above before the nursing program application deadline
  • Must complete all 4 parts of the TEAS exam
  • Re-test policy: applicants may take the TEAS three (3) times in a calendar year with a minimum of 30 days in between each attempt
  • Visit atitesting.com for additional testing locations and test preparation materials
  • UCF Test Prep offers a 27-hour comprehensive TEAS Review Program
  • A new version of the TEAS will be administered starting September 1, 2016. TEAS V scores will not be accepted after December 31, 2017. Students applying for a BSN program after December 31, 2017 must submit the new version, ATI TEAS, score.

Apply to College of Nursing

Additional requirements needed to begin the Dual Enrollment program:

UCF’s General Education Program Requirement

  • Meet UCF’s General Education Program Requirement
    • Or complete the AA degree from a Florida public institution
    • Or complete a bachelor’s degree from any regionally accredited institution

UCF’s Gordon Rule Requirement 

  • Meet UCF’s Gordon Rule Requirement 
    • Or complete the AA degree from a Florida public institution
    • Or complete a bachelor’s degree from any regionally accredited institution

UCF’s Foreign Language Admission Requirement 

10th Prerequisite

Background Check

  • Background check will be requested by Valencia College (not UCF)