Traditional, Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program

Step-by-Step Instructions

Step 1:  Read Important Information for Traditional, BSN Applicants.

Step 2:  Are you eligible to apply?
Review Prerequisite Requirements.

Step 3:  What are your chances for selection?  Review Clinical Nursing Selection Criteria and
Applicant Pool Statistics.

Step 4:  Read Application
Instructions carefully!

Step 5:  Print and complete Fall 2016 Supplemental Nursing Application.

Step 6:  Submit application, TEAS test score, and Optional Criteria documentation to the School of Nursing postmarked or hand delivered by March 1, 2016.  Do not fax!  The deadline to take the TEAS is March 1--no exceptions!

Step 7:  Submit official (sealed) transcripts with your application on March 1 or separately to the School of Nursing postmarked or hand delivered by March 15, 2016

Step 8:  Click here to pay Nursing BSN Non-Refundable Evaluation Fee by March 1, 2016.

Step 9:  Check email frequently for application receipt, requests for additional information, and final admission decision.

Fall 2016 Supplemental Nursing Application

Congratulations! You have located the step-by-step instructions and forms you need to apply to the Traditional, Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at Sacramento State.  The documents below are in PDF format and may be viewed in Adobe Acrobat Reader—just click on the title to open!

We are happy to announce Second Bachelor candidates are eligible to apply!  University admission is closed to Second Bachelors for the Fall 2016 term, but there is an exception for Nursing.  Please see the Application Instructions document for special guidelines.  

Please read all of the documents carefully—especially the Application Instructions! If you have reviewed all eight documents and still have questions or concerns, please email Teri Tallman, Student Services Professional II, at with "APP" in caps in the subject lineplease disregard auto-response!  Due to human resource limitations, please do not call the School of Nursing—thank you!

If you would like to be considered for admission to the clinical nursing program for the Fall 2016 semester, please submit application to the School of Nursing postmarked or hand delivered by March 1, 2016 (do not fax).  Please note our physical and mailing addresses are different!  Do NOT mail any documentation to our physical address.

Mailing Address:
Teri Tallman
School of Nursing
ATTN:  BSN Supplemental Nursing Applications
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6096

Physical Address:
7667 Folsom Boulevard
Sacramento, CA 95826
(one block west of Home Depot)

For general updates on our progress, please check the Traditional BSN homepage under Fall 2016 Admission.

Best wishes for your success,

Teri Tallman
Student Services Professional II
School of Nursing