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Concordia – St. Paul (Portland Campus)

Concordia University in St. Paul has a Portland Campus for the Accelerated Nursing Bachelor’s degree.



Students seeking admission to our ABSN in Portland may be considered for admission provided they have fulfilled the minimum criteria below:

  • Complete or provide verification of work in progress for general education requirements.
  • Hold a cumulative college GPA of 3.00 with a cumulative math and science GPA of 3.00.
  • Complete the Kaplan Admission Test (waived for those who have earned a bachelor’s degree).
  • Provide proof of CNA course completion* (license not required)
  • Submit a professional resume, including volunteer work (if applicable).
  • Clear a criminal background check prior to admission to the nursing cohort.
  • Complete an in-person interview.

ASBN prerequisite requirements

PCC and local college equivalent courses