MN Program: How to Apply

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications to the Master of Nursing (MN) program are generally available from October until January.  Applications are due no later than 5:00pm PST on January 15 to begin study the following Autumn Quarter.

Minimum Requirements to Apply to the MN Program

Additional Requirements for Applicants Admitted to the MN Program

If you are admitted to the Master of Nursing program, there are a few additional requirements that must be completed before you matriculate into the program.  You must:

Required Application Materials

  1. MN application instructions
  2. MN application checklist
  3. Online MN application, including the School of Nursing Graduate School Application Supplemental Form
  4. Current resume
  5. 3 letters of recommendation
  6. Responses to the admissions questions (see instructions for prompts)
  7. Completed Background Check, Authorization for Repeat Checks, and Dissemination of Results form
  8. Official transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended; foreign transcripts must include translated evaluations
  9. Copies of English competency (reading, writing, and comprehension, as well as spoken) scores, if applicable
  10. BSN equivalency essays (if you have a non-nursing baccalaureate degree; see instructions for prompts)