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Entry Level MSN

    Requirements for Admission

    The ELMSN is designed for students who hold a bachelor's degree in any discipline other than nursing. The program includes nursing knowledge for entry into practice coupled with graduate-level concepts and skills.

    For admission to the program, applicants must:

    • Hold a bachelor’s degree in any field from a regionally accredited college or university (or the international equivalent) and earned a GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale during the last 60 credits of their bachelor’s program
    • Provide transcripts from all undergraduate educational institutions attended, showing an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • Complete criminal background check clearances and drug screenings (carried out within three months prior to admission)
    • Supply proof of current AHA Basic Life Support certification
    • Submit a completed Department of Nursing health form and physical examination
    • Completed within the last seven years and with a grade of C (2.0) or higher the following prerequisites:
    • Human Anatomy & Physiology I (with laboratory component)
    • Human Anatomy & Physiology II (with laboratory component)
    • Microbiology (with laboratory component)
    • Chemistry
    • Nutrition
    • Statistics
    • Developmental Psychology

    Any applicants missing pre-requisite courses will be required to take or re-take them prior to beginning Entry Level MSN courses.

    Learn more about the program, career outcomes and the benefits of earning a Enty Level MSN from La Roche University by clicking here.