MSN Admission Requirements

Master of Science in Nursing

In addition to the general admission requirements for all graduate programs, you are required to meet the following criteria:

  1. You must hold a current, unrestricted U.S. RN License
  2. You must have completed the baccalaureate degree in nursing at a regionally accredited institution of higher education (verified by an official transcript) with an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  3. You must have completed 3 credits of undergraduate statistics
  4. You must ask three professionals to complete reference forms concerning your suitability for graduate study. Forms can be found HERE. Letters will be accepted in lieu of forms
  5. You are to provide a resumè
You are to provide a typewritten essay describing how the MSN will meet your professional goals. Please keep in mind that this essay will be used as an indicator of your writing skills and will be considered as part of the overall evaluation of your application.  The requirements for the essay can be found HERE.