Please download (from the link above), print, complete, and sign the Application Form and mail it with the application fee to:
Allegheny Health Network
Allegheny Valley Hospital
539 Pittsburgh Mills Circle
Tarentum, PA 15084
Phone: (724) 337-5090
Please follow procedures below for additional required documentation.
All applicants must arrange for the following to be sent directly to the Registrar, Citizens School of Nursing:
Each applicant is required to have official transcripts sent from the high school and all other higher education institutions where the applicant has taken courses. An official transcript is signed, bears the seal of the school, and is mailed directly to the Registrar, Citizens School of Nursing.
The results of College Entrance Examination Board testing (SAT scores) are required to be sent directly to the Registrar, Citizens School of Nursing.
Three (3) completed Personal Reference forms (download from the link at top) are required to be sent directly to the Registrar, Citizens School of Nursing.
The 3 written references are required from mature persons not related to the applicant and are to reflect the applicant's seriousness of purpose and personal characteristics, which indicate potential to fulfill the role demands of the professional nurse. Suggested sources of references are guidance counselors, teachers, clergy, and an employer or person in a supervisory capacity. References from family members and significant others are not acceptable.
Follow instructions for those applying for transfer of college credits or advanced standing. Additional documentation may include: