Application Criteria

Medical Enlisted Commissioning Program

Minimum requirements needed to receive conditional admission:

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:

3.2 Overall GPA

78% on TEAS® Exam

  • Register for and take the standardized Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS®) before a MECP conditional acceptance letter is needed
  • Must pass with a composite score of 78% or above before the MECP conditional acceptance letter is granted

Free TEAS testing is available for any active military personnel or their spouses. This can be set up in the U.S. or overseas, but must be taken on a military base. You’ll receive up to three free transcripts of your scores at no charge. To set up your free TEAS exam, please contact:

Lani High
Military Registration and Client Care Specialist
phone: 913-239-2642
email: military.testing@ascendlearning.com
email: Lani.High@ATItesting.com

7 Prerequisites 

  • Complete seven of the eight nursing prerequisites before the MECP conditional letter is needed (the one remaining prerequisite must be completed before the program start date)
  • Complete all nursing prerequisites with a grade of “C” (2.0) or better (if you do not meet this minimum grade requirement, you will need to re-take the respective course until you meet the grade requirement)

Additional requirements needed to begin the BSN program:

Apply to College of Nursing

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 

Background Check 

8th Prerequisite