Transferring Credits for Nursing:
As a transfer student, you are considered a new student to Olympic College. As a new student, you are required to see an advisor at the Advising Center. A general education advisor will assist you with the preliminary transcript evaluation for general credits such
as Math, English, and Psychology. You may also reach them at (360) 475-7230. For more information and steps to enroll in the college as a New Student, please visit the
college's web site (http://www.olympic.edu/Students/GettingStarted/).
If you took your sciences, (inorganic and organic/bio-chemistry; anatomy and
physiology I and II; microbiology) out of state or from The Evergreen State College,
you will need to provide the following to the Nursing Programs Office on the
Bremerton Campus College Service Center building, room 341 or via mail at Nursing Programs 1600 Chester Ave., Bremerton, WA 98337-1699.
Bremerton campus map.
The Nursing Program office is located in the College Service Center
(CSC) bldg (off of Ohio street). The CSC is the old 5 story brick dorm-like building
that used to house Records and Registration, or via mail at Nursing Programs 1600
Chester Ave., Bremerton, WA 98337-1699;
Please allow 1-4 weeks for processing and return.
1. Syllabi with lab component clearly listed and Unofficial transcript showing the
listed courses and grade received to the Nursing Programs Administrative Office.
• Inorganic Chemistry
• Organic/Biological Chemistry
• Anatomy and Physiology I and II
Students taking the above courses from a Washington State college or university
will not need a formal course review
For students taking these course at another college or university other than Olympic College, you will need to provide the syllabi and unofficial transcripts to the Nursing Programs office located on the Bremerton Campus College Service Center building,
room 341 or via mail at Nursing Programs 1600 Chester Ave., Bremerton, WA
• Medical Terminology
• Dosage Calculations
2. Submit ALL Official Transcripts to Olympic College, Admissions Office, 1600
Chester Ave., Bremerton, WA 98337-1699
3. Complete the transfer credit evaluation process. See instructions
For assessment testing there is one option:
ACCUPLACER - Cost $20.00: The test is NOT timed and is done on a computer.
It covers Math, English and Reading*. To set up a time for testing, please contact the Testing Center in HSS 222 at 360-475-7531 or on the web at http://www.olympic.edu/Students/Advising/advisingassessmentplacement.htm.
*The ACCUPLACER reading test is required for application consideration for the ADN, LPN, and TADN programs, regardless of previous higher education or degrees acquired.