MSN Nurse Practitioner Programs

Admission Criteria

  • BSN degree from an approved, accredited school
  • Unencumbered, active California RN license
  • One year of acute-care clinical experience as a registered nurse
  • Basic statistics 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
    (An official evaluation by World Education Services ( is required for all international transcripts.)
  • Three professional recommendations (application instructions)
  • Resume/CV
  • Interview (qualified applicants will be contacted to 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

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

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