Admissions Requirements for Baccalaureate Degree Students

Applicants seeking admission to Seminole State College's bachelor's degree programs must comply with the College's General Admissions procedure in the College Catalog. In addition, students must meet the following program-specific requirements listed below prior to being accepted into upper-division coursework:

Business and Information Management, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

  • Business and Information Management, Bachelor of Science degree contains the following specializations:
    • European Business Experience
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Interdisciplinary
    • Human Resources
    • Supply Chain Management
  • Completion of an Associate in Arts (A.A.) or bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or completion of an Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in a business-related field from any regionally accredited institution. All other degrees will be evaluated by the faculty committee on a case-by-case basis.
  • A GPA of 2.0 or higher.
  • Program Progression Requirements: Once admitted, students must achieve (or have achieved) a grade of "C" or higher in all required courses:
    • ACG 2021 Principles of Financial Accounting
    • ACG 2071 Principles of Managerial Accounting
    • CGS 2100C Office Applications
    • ECO 2013 Principles of Economics (MACRO)
    • ECO 2023 Principles of Economics (MICRO)
    • MAC 2233 Concepts of Calculus
    • STA 2023 Statistical Methods I

Construction, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

  • Completion of an Associate in Arts (A.A.) or bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or selected Associate in Science (A.S.) degree from any regionally accredited Florida institution:
    • A.S., Architectural Design and Construction Technology (CIP 1615010100)
    • A.S., Building Construction Technology (CIP 1615100101)
    • A.S., Construction Management (CIP 1646041201)
    • A.S., Construction Management (CIP 1646041200)

    All other degrees will be evaluated by the faculty committee on a case-by-case basis.

  • A GPA of 2.0 or higher.
  • Program Progression Requirements:
    • An Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in any one of the regionally accredited Florida programs listed above satisfies the Construction Technical Foundation requirements detailed in the Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Construction degree program. Students with any other degree must complete the technical foundation courses with a grade of "C" or higher along with the non-technical foundation courses.

Engineering Technology, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

  • Engineering Technology, Bachelor of Science degree contains the following specializations:
    • Civil, Site and Surveying
    • Engineering and Project Management
    • Mechatronics and Robotics
    • Production and Design
    • Sustainable Engineering
  • Completion of an Associate in Arts (A.A.) or bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or completion of selected Associate in Science (A.S.) degrees in related areas from any regionally accredited Florida institution:
    • A.S., Architectural Design and Construction Technology (CIP 1615010100)
    • A.S., Architectural Design and Drafting Technology (CIP 1615010100)
    • A.S., Civil Engineering (CIP 1715020101)
    • A.S., Electronics Engineering Technology (CIP 1615000001)
    • A.S., Engineering Technology (CIP1615030301)
    • A.S., Environmental Science Technology (CIP 1715059901)
    • A.S., Industrial Management Technology (CIP 1606200101)
    • A.S., Manufacturing Technology (CIP 1615060302)
    • A.S., Naval Architecture and Yacht Design (CIP 1614220100)
    • A.S., Safety Engineering Technology (CIP 1615070101)
    • A.S., Technology Project Management (CIP 1506120107)
  • Sixty-plus credit hours from a regionally accredited institution with at least 18 credit hours in Engineering or Engineering Technology satisfies requirements for admission into the program.

All other degrees will be evaluated by the faculty committee on a case-by-case basis.

  • A GPA of 2.0 or higher.
  • Program Progression Requirements: Once admitted, students must achieve (or have achieved) a grade of "C" or higher in the following courses:
    • Civil, Site & Surveying Specilizations
    • Production & Design Specializations
    • ARC 1301 Architectural Design I
    • BCN 2230 Construction Materials and Methods
    • ETD 1340C Computer-Aided Design II
    • SUR 2101C Surveying
    • Mechatronics & Robotics Specialization
    • ETI 1420C Materials & Processes for Engineering Tech.
    • ETI 1843C Motors and Controls
    • ETM 1010C Mechanical Measurement & Instrumentation
    • ETM 2315C Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems
    • Engineering and Project Managment  and Sustainable Engineering Specialization (choose one group)
    • ARC 1301 Architectural Design I
    • BCN 2230 Construction Materials and Methods
    • ETD 1340C Computer-Aided Design II
    • SUR 2101C Surveying
    • Or

    • ETI 1420C Materials & Processes for Engineering Tech.
    • ETI 1843C Motors and Controls
    • ETM 1010C Mechanical Measurement & Instrumentation
    • ETM 2315C Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems
    • All Specializations
    • MAC 2233 Concepts of Calculus OR MAC 2311 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
    • PHY 1053C Physics I or higher
    • STA 2023 Statistical Methods OR MAC 2312 Analytic Geometry w/ Calculus II

 Health Sciences, Bachelor of Science (B.S.) 

  • Health Sciences, Bachelor of Science degree contains the following specializations:
    • Clinical Science
    • Community Paramedic
    • Health Coaching & Human Performance
    • Healthcare Management & Professional Services
    • Respiratory Therapy & Clinical Leadership
    • Simulation in Healthcare Education
  • Completion of an Associate's degree from a regionally accredited institution. Admission requirements differ for each specialization. Degree requirements for the specializations are:
    • Respiratory Therapy and Clinical Leadership
      • Completion of an Associate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
      • Completion of a CoARC accredited Respiratory Therapy program.
      • Eligibility for licensure from the National Board for Respiratory Care and/or licensed as an RRT from the National Board for Respiratory Care.
    • Community Paramedic
      • Completion of an Associate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
      • Completion of a Florida Department of EMS approved paramedic program or eligibility for certification as a Florida recognized paramedic or certified as a Florida recognized paramedic.
    • Healthcare Management and Professional Services, Health Coaching and Human Performance, Simulation in Healthcare Education and Clinical Sciences
      • Completion of an Associate in Arts (A.A.), Associate in Science (A.S.), Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) or Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Program Progression Requirements:  An Associate in Science (A.S.) or an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) in a health-related field from a regionally accredited institution will satisfy the foundation requirements detailed in the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Health Sciences degree program. Students with any other degree must complete foundation courses with a grade of "C" or higher.

Information Systems Technology, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

  • Completion of an Associate in Arts (A.A.) or bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or completion of selected Associate in Science (A.S.) degrees from any regionally accredited Florida institution:
    • A.S., Computer Information Technology (CIP 1507030600)
    • A.S., Computer Programming and Analysis (CIP 1507030500)
    • A.S., Computer Programming and Analysis Web Programming Specialization (CIP 1507030500)
    • A.S., Information Systems Technology (CIP 1507030401)
    • A.S., Network Services Technology (CIP 1507030401)
  • All other degrees will be evaluated by the faculty committee on a case-by-case basis.
  • A GPA of 2.0 or higher.
  • Program progression requirements: Once admitted, students must achieve (or have achieved) a grade of "C" or higher in the following courses:
  • Programming and Cyber Security Specializations:
    • CET 1179 Network Concepts and Operating Systems 
    • CET 1600C Cisco Networking Fundamentals (Net+) 
    • CGS 2545C Database Management 
    • COP 1000 Principles of Computer Programming 
    • ECO 2023 Principles of Economics (MACRO) or ECO 2013 Principles of Economics (MICRO) 
    • MAC 1105 College Algebra or higher 
    • STA 2023 Statistical Methods or MAC 1114 or higher level mathematics course

Interior Design, Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.)

  • Completion of an Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Interior Design that meets the following requirements:
    • The program must be a Florida Board of Architecture Interior Design-approved program;
    • The degree must be from a regionally accredited Florida institution.

All other degrees will be evaluated by the faculty committee on a case-by-case basis to make the final admission determination. Students entering with an A.S. degree from a college other than Seminole State may need additional courses to provide appropriate background for the baccalaureate program.

  • A GPA of 2.0 or higher.

Nursing, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Students may begin the BSN program three times each year in August (Term I), in January (Term II), or in May (Term III). Interested persons must first be admitted to Seminole State before registering for BSN coursework. The dates for application may vary.

The nursing program has specific requirements for admission. Candidates must:

  • Graduate from a regionally accredited Associate in Science Degree Nursing or Diploma in Nursing program and be eligible to sit for the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX RN), or hold an active RN license;
  • Apply and be accepted to Seminole State College;
  • GPA of 2.5 or higher;
  • Attain a grade of "C" or higher in all General Education course requirements;
  • Eight weeks prior to enrolling in a clinical course (NUR 3634C, NUR 4945C), the student must submit a completed physical examination form, and, upload proof of required immunizations/health requirements, CPR certification, unencumbered current Florida RN license, and FIT Testing to the designated website.
  • Eight weeks prior to enrolling in a clinical course (NUR 3634C, NUR 4945C), the student must pass the Level II Criminal Background Check and drug and alcohol screening as per the organization's requirements.

NOTE: Students accepted into any Baccalaureate Degree at Seminole State College of Florida must be College ready in English and Mathematics. Enrollment in developmental courses or EAP courses under the Baccalaureate Degree is prohibited.

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