Admission Requirements

Program Eligibility Requirements

  1. High School Diploma
  2. High School GPA of 3.0 or higher at time of application
  3. If available, Minimum ACT Composite Score of 22; English of 21; Math of 22; and Science of 22 at time of application
  4. Admitted to UW-Green Bay as a Freshman
  5. 15 or fewer university degree credits post high school

Preferred Eligibility Criteria

  • High School science courses such as Biology, Chemistry or Anatomy & Physiology with a grade of B or better (minimum of two)
  • High School math courses including Algebra, Geometry and Advanced Algebra with a grade of B or better to demonstrate
    preparedness for college math
  • Completion of a Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) approved Nursing Assistant course
    (Required prior to Year 2)
  • Related volunteer or healthcare work experiences
  • Ability to speak a language other than English

Application Process

  • Apply to UW-Green Bay as a pre-nursing student at
  • Be admitted to UW-Green Bay
  • Apply to NURSE 1-2-1 Program by using your UW-Green Bay student username, password, and ID number to complete a NURSE 1-2-1 Application Form. The Application Form is completed to verify you have met the minimum program eligibility requirements and agree to the terms of participating in the program. The NURSE 1-2-1 Admission Committee will review all submitted Application Forms, applications, transcripts and ACT scores (if available but are not required) to decide which applicants will be admitted to the program based upon the number of seats available.
  • Be admitted to NURSE 1-2-1.