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Nursing students sitting at a nursing station. CSN welcomes students from Brightwood College and recognizes the challenges that you may face as you seek to complete your degree elsewhere. CSN wants to help you get back on track and has designated health program advisors to help you effectively transfer and complete your program of choice.

Since Brightwood College was not a regionally accredited institution, some credits may not transfer to CSN or other regionally accredited institutions. In order to begin the credit review process, please submit a Non-Traditional Education review form. Our advisors will evaluate your form and reach out to you to discuss admissions and a potential plan to help you achieve your goals.

Before filling out the contact form below, we invite you to look through the list of health science degrees and certificates below. These credentials most closely align with those offered at Brightwood College.

Degrees and Certificates

Health Information Technology
Medical Coding
Medical Assisting
Practical Nursing
Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Visit our online search page for a complete listing of
all our degrees & certificates

Information About Official Transcripts

Contact Brightwood College regarding the availability of your official transcript. Please bring your Official Transcript “unopened” along with your completed Non-Traditional Education review form to your meeting with the program contact person. Your official transcript will be provided to you in a sealed envelope and stamped “Official”. Please do not open the envelope! Once your open the envelope, your transcripts are no longer “official”.

Loan Information

You may qualify to have your loan discharged and your Pell eligibility reinstated. Refer to the following website for additional details http://nextstepsed.org

Next Steps.Org will allow students to obtain vital information, even after grant funding for this project has ceased, on closed school federal loan discharge, borrower defense, Pell Grant restoration, and more. Students may submit tickets requesting assistance through the end of December 2018, at which point the ticketing system function will be turned off.

Available Course Offerings

Spring 2019 enrollment is open now and classes start January 22. Search available courses here.

CSN Welcomes Veterans

CSN participates in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Principles of Excellence program and is a veteran friendly institution. Our Veterans Education and Transition Services (VETS) Center has specialists available to help you succeed.

Get Started Today

Program faculty and staff are standing by to help answer your questions and get you back on the path to success! Complete and submit the form below so we can contact you and discuss your options.