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Nursing Direct Admit Program

A unique partnership between the Honors College and the WSU College of Nursing, which offers an unparalleled academic experience. Combine the rigor of an Honors education with an accelerated pathway to a prestigious and competitive degree.

Students may apply for early admission to WSU’s College of Nursing directly out of high school. Program includes two years of study in Pullman and two years in Spokane.

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Once Accepted

  • Complete Honors requirement in two years (minus thesis)
  • Complete Honors thesis in Spokane
  • Complete BSN with Honors in four years

Read more about our current students

Sara Van Natta

Sara Van Natta is in her fourth year at Washington State University, and will be graduating in May 2017 with her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing through the Honors College Nursing Direct Admit Program. Through this partnership with the College of Nursing, Sara had a clear pathway with early admission to nursing school and a simple outline of courses to take that satisfied nursing school prerequisites and the Honors College curriculum. Read more >>