Newly Admitted & Continuing Students: MSN-FNP

Once admitted to the program, MSN students must meet the following requirements and upload to the Typhon account (details provided in the acceptance letter).

Post-Acceptance Requirements
DUE: See acceptance letter for submission deadline.

RSVP

All accepted students must complete and return the RSVP form to save their seat in the program. Submit to framos12@csub.edu by the deadline in the acceptance packet. 

Background Check

Details will be included in your acceptance packet. Do not submit paperwork to the nursing program; item will be uploaded to CastleBranch and Typhon.

Drug Screen

Details will be included in the acceptance packet. Do not submit paperwork to the nursing program; item will be uploaded to CastleBranch and Typhon.

Orientation

All accepted students must attend the mandatory on-campus (Fall admits) or online (spring admits) RN to BSN Program orientation. Do not submit paperwork to the nursing program.

Honor Committment

Read, sign, and upload form to Typhon and CastleBranch account. This is a one-time requirement.

Photo Release Read, sign, and upload form to Typhon and CastleBranch account. This is a one-time requirement.
Confidentiality
Read, sign, and upload form to Typhon and CastleBranch account. This is a one-time requirement.

 

Annual Clinical Documentation Packet
DUE: First day of fall semester and/or as expires

All signatures must be legible. Any packets with illegible signatures will be returned.

All Clinical and Post-Acceptance requirements must be:

  1. Scanned and uploaded to a Typhon account

  2. Submitted to the Nursing front office in one packet (hard copy including checklist)

Failure to comply may delay or prevent registration and/or completion of required hours. Please keep a copy of all documents for your records.

Annual Health & Safety Requirements Checklist

Checklist of annual requirements. Complete all paperwork. Submit paperwork to:
(1) Hard copy to the Nursing front office.
(2) Upload scanned copies to Typhon.

Health Clearance

This requirement can take a few weeks to complete.
(1) Complete the Student Health History forms
(2) Upload all required immunization records to Typhon.
(3) Forms will be completed by the student and physician.
(4) Upload completed forms to the Castlebranch account.
(5) Student will follow-up with CSUB Student Health Center for Health Clearance form.

Professional
Liability Insurance

(1) Purchase the CSUB Student Professional Liability Insurance through MyCSUB ($20/yr)
(2) Make copy & upload receipt to Typhon.
Please note: Must be purchased through CSUB; personal/professional insurance not accepted.

Mask Fit Test

Submit and maintain a copy of an updated mask fit/respirator test. If you do not have a current fit test, you may schedule a test at:
Central Valley Occupational Medical Group, Inc.,
4100 Truxtun Ave #200, Bakersfield, CA 93301
Phone: 661-632-1540.

Vaccination Forms

Read and complete the Vaccination Forms then upload (no records required).

RN License

Submit and maintain current, clear RN license. 

CPR Card

Submit and maintain current health care provider basic life support (BLS) through the American Heart Association.

Medical Insurance

Copy of current medical insurance card or completed Medical Insurance Decline Form.

Honor Commitment

Honor Commitment form

Photo Release

Photo Release form

Essential Functions Form

Read and sign the Essential Functions form to verify that you meet the physical and mental qualifications.

Confidentiality Statement

Confidentiality Form

Elder/Dependent Abuse

Elder/Dependent Abuse Reporting Responsibilities Form

Child Abuse Reporting 

Child Abuse Reporting Responsibilities Form

Bloodborne Pathogen

Student Verification

Student Information/Update

Personal student information/update form

You Must Wear Your white coat in a clinical setting (including the simulation lab). 

  • Please read the Guidelines for Professional Appearance (MSNs do not wear scrubs unless required by clinical facility). 

Clinical Preceptor Requirements

New Preceptor/Clinical Placement Procedure (Required Each Semester for Each Preceptor/Clinical Site)

New clinical sites may be selected from an active list of clinical sites with continuing contracts or may be identified by the student. All new clinical placements and preceptors must be first approved by the Department of Nursing (please contact the Program Coordinator, Professor Heidi He, at hhe@csub.edu). If a new clinical site is requested, the Program Coordinator will initiate a University-Clinical Site contract.

Advancement to Candidacy

Petition Form is due to Fatima Ramos in the Department of Nursing by August 1, 2017. Advancement to Candidacy is required to enroll in your second year courses.



Have Questions?

Contact the MSN Advisor

MSN Student Newsletter

Second Year Newsletter

CSUB Graduate Student Center

The Graduate Student Center at CSUB offers:

  • Workshops
  • Graduate Lounge Area
  • Laptops, Printers, a Whiteboard, etc.
  • Funding Opportunities
  • And much more!

More Information at: http://www.csub.edu/graduatestudentcenter/