Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Programs

Yes

Admission Criteria

  • BSN degree from an approved, accredited school
  • Current California RN licensure
  • One year of clinical experience as a Registered Nurse (Applicants to the Dual Pediatric/Family or Dual Adult-Gerontology/Family programs require clinical experience in pediatrics or adult/geriatrics, respectively)
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Basic statistics course
  • Basic nutrition course
  • GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Completion of the University Application for the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Program
  • One official transcript from each college or university attended
  • Three professional recommendations (See application instructions)
  • Resume/CV
  • Interview (only qualified applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview based on initial review of their application)
  • Evidence of specified immunizations and screening tests, a report of recent physical examination, and BLS certification if admitted into the program
  • International applicants must meet additional requirements for admission http://www.sandiego.edu/admissions/graduate/international/

The application deadline is March 1. All materials must be received by this date to receive priority consideration.

» Apply to the Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Programs

Contact Information

Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science
Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-4548
nursing@sandiego.edu