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.