Military Corpsman (HM) to BSN

Students who are Military Hospital Corpsman (HM), may be eligible for the HM to BSN pathway with some credits applied for their previous health care training. In order to qualify the student will have:


  • Completed all General Education requirements
  • Completed all pre-requisite courses
  • 3.0 cumulative GPA in all college courses taken
  • 3.0 cumulative GPA in all science and math pre-requisite courses


Other requirements to be considered for admission to the HM to BSN Pathway:


  • Passing grade on a Practical Nursing Comprehensive Exam
  • Completed application by set deadline date
  • A score of 70% or higher on the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS)
  • Two professional letters of support
  • A personal statement


If you are interested in the HM to BSN pathway, please email Dr. Kathleen Burger, Associate Chief Nurse Administrator. You may also refer to the HPU college catalog for a complete outline of this curriculum pathway. 

The Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, Master's degree in nursing and Post-graduate APRN certificate programs at Hawai‘i Pacific University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.