ADN Program

Paramedic-to-RN Eligibility

Admission Criteria

  • A current unencumbered Utah or National Paramedic Registry Certification.
  • All pre-requisite courses must be completed prior to beginning the nursing program.
  • All pre-requisite courses must be completed with a grade of C or higher.
  •  If graduation was more than three years ago, paramedics must have 1000 hours of documented paramedic work experience within the last three years.

HESI Score is valid for one year prior to the application deadline date (Fall-4th Monday of September, Spring – Last Friday of April)


**Applicants may apply while completing prerequisite courses but they must all be completed before the start of the program.

Pre-requisite Courses:

BIOL 2320 Human Anatomy

BIOL 2420 Human Physiology

ENGL 1010 Introduction to Writing

ENGL 2010 Interm Writing Selected Topics

CHEM 1150 Integrated Chemistry for Health Sciences
CHEM 1110 Elementary General/Organic Chemistry

PSY 1100 Human Development Through Lifespan OR
FSHD 1500 Human Development Lifespan

MATH 1030 Quantitative Reasoning OR
MATH 1040 Introduction to Statistics OR
MATH 1050 College Algebra / Pre-Calculus

*BIOL 2325 is a co-requisite to BIOL 2320 but is not required for program admission.
*BIOL 2425 is a co-requisite to BIOL 2420 but is not required for program admission.
*CHEM 1155 and CHEM 1115 are co-requisite to CHEM 1150 and CHEM 1110 respectively, but neither is required for program admission. If students plan to advance to graduate level nursing programs, you should complete CHEM 1110.
*MATH 1040 is highly recommended if you plan to advance to a graduate level nursing program.


Alicia Frank

Administrative Assistant


Phone: 435-879-4810

Fax: 435-879-4829

Office: Taylor 302

Gina Taualii

Advisor: Freshman & Sophomore less than 60 credits


Phone: 435-879-4797

Office: HPC 334

Sanja Pantovic

Advisor: Junior & Senior 60 or more credits


Phone: 435-879-4813

Office: Taylor 306