How to Apply – Nursing Student

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Nursing is an exciting, challenging degree option at Cecil College. Cecil College’s Nursing Program is renowned in the region, and graduates are recognized in the workplace for their skills and knowledge.

Admission to the nursing program requires a separate procedure in addition to your admission to Cecil College. Information on both is provided below. Questions? Contact us at (410) 287-1006 or admissions@nullcecil.edu.

Steps

Students Who Need to Apply to Cecil College

1. Complete the Admissions Application and Visit the Admissions Office

Apply online today. Paper applications are available online and at the North East Campus and Elkton Station. Meet with an Admissions Representative in the Admissions Office, North East Campus, Building A, Room A201. Hours are 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday. No appointment needed.

2. Apply for Financial Aid

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is required for all financial aid disbursed by Cecil College.

Also be sure to apply for Cecil College Foundation scholarships.

3. Request Test Scores (PSAT, SAT, AP, ACT) and/or a High School, GED, Previous College Transcript, and/or Military Evaluation

If you have attended college elsewhere or within the last 5 years graduated high school or completed a GED, please bring in or have a transcript sent to Cecil College. Veterans may receive credits for military training and experience; they are encouraged to submit a transcript for evaluation. Test scores and transcripts are not a requirement for admission; however, students may receive credits or assessment exemptions after an evaluation. See the scores needed to be exempted from the placement test.

4. Meet with an Academic Advisor to Discuss Next Steps

Meet with an academic advisor to determine your next steps in applying to the nursing program. The nursing program at Cecil College is a selective admissions program and has an additional admissions process to your admissions to the College.

Students Who Have Already Applied to Cecil College

The Prospective Nursing Info Packet contains detailed information, application timelines, and steps for all nursing programs available at Cecil College. Applications for nursing programs are made available each year in January.

Student Veterans

If you are a veteran applying to Cecil College, be sure to check out the resources and programs that we offer as well as how to apply for VA benefits.

Disability & Support Services

Cecil College is committed to the integration of students with disabilities into all areas of college life. If you have a disability, get more information about the services we offer and learn how to schedule an appointment to discuss your needs.

Website Privacy Policy

Cecil College maintains this website to inform you of the many offerings and activities pertinent to the institution. We appreciate the trust you place in Cecil College, and we are committed to respecting your privacy and the security of your personal information. Our privacy statement, dated October 2006, describes the information we collect and how we use it. When using this site, you agree to the terms and conditions listed in the statement.

Privacy Statement

For each visitor to our web site, the web server automatically recognizes the visitor’s domain name. We do not link IP addresses to personally identifiable information. No marketing databases are created as a result of your visit, nor are there any commercial uses made of any such data.

Cecil College does collect the following information:

  1. the domain name of visitors to our web page.
  2. aggregate information on what pages visitors access.
  3. certain technical information, such as the browser version and operating system.
  4. broad demographic information for aggregate use.
  5. the e-mail addresses of those who voluntarily communicate with us via e-mail.
  6. information volunteered by the visitor, such as survey information and/or site registrations.

The information collected is used:

  1. to improve the content of our web site.
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  3. to notify visitors about updates to our web site.
  4. by us to contact visitors for marketing purposes.

If you supply us with your postal address on-line, you may receive periodic mailings from us with information on new class offerings, services or upcoming events.

If you supply us with your telephone number on-line, you may receive telephone contact from us with information regarding new class offerings, services or upcoming events.

If you contact us voluntarily via email, you may receive email messages from us with information regarding new class offerings, services or upcoming events.

The Cecil College web site may contain links and information from other institutions and/or organizations. Cecil is not responsible for the privacy practices of these institutions and/or organizations, access is at your own risk. Cecil College will not sell, rent, or lease your e-mail address to others. Cecil does not set any cookies.

If you have questions about this privacy statement, you may contact us by mail at the following address:

Communications Office
Cecil College
One Seahawk Drive
North East, MD 21901

You may send e-mail to the Communications Office at communicationsoffice@cecil.edu. You may call us at (410) 287-1000.

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