2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Dec 02, 2023  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Florida International University Joint Program

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(Bachelor’s degree in Biology from FMU and a Bachelor’s degree from Florida International University in Nursing)

The Department of Health and Natural Sciences, in partnership with Florida International University’s College of Nursing and Health Sciences offers a joint bachelor’s degree program in biology and nursing.

Students completing the dual degree program of study at both institutions, as outlined below, will receive a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Florida Memorial University and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Florida International University. To be eligible to transfer to Florida International University students that are participating in this program must meet the following criteria.

The requirements, generated by FIU’s Nursing Program with Florida Memorial’s acceptance, are:

  1. The required transfer GPA on all prior college work, including pre-requisite courses.
  2. No repeats related to academic failure of pre-requisite science and science lab courses (anatomy & lab, physiology & lab, microbiology & lab, chemistry & lab). Students must have a minimum of C (a C- is not accepted) on all pre-requisite science courses.
  3. A passing score on Entrance Exam (current).
  4. Complete the application for admission to Florida International University and complete application for the Nursing Program.

Students will be required to complete a criminal background check, complete all health requirements, complete CPR certification, and have personal health insurance.

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