Students whose first/native language is not English are required to take the TOEFL, regardless of US education or years of residence. The Louise Herrington School of Nursing requires applicants to attain a minimum score of 560 on the paper based test, 220 on the computer based test, or 83 on the internet based test (IBT).
Students that complete their prerequisite courses at another regionally accredited college or university are considered transfer students when applying to the nursing program and should follow the admission process.
Students that complete at least half of their prerequisite courses (30 hours or more) at Baylor University in Waco, TX will be considered Baylor applicants for the nursing program and will follow the admission process outlined here. Both students currently completing their prerequisite courses at Baylor University, as well as previous Baylor University gradutes, are considered a part of this population.
Students may enter Baylor University as a Freshmen or Sophomore to complete the prerequisite courses on the main campus in Waco, TX. To find more information regarding this application process, please contact Baylor University Admissions.