BSN to PhD Pathway Program Admissions

Requirements for Admission

Admission requirements for BSN to PhD Pathway students are:

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher;
  • acceptable GRE scores taken within the last five years;
  • three academic references;
  • application statement demonstrating goal of becoming nurse scientist;
  • for students entering with a bachelor’s degree, RN licensure is required on admission. For students entering from the GEP program, progression in the first year of the BSN to PhD Program requires RN licensure; and
  • documentation of at least 500 clinical hours as a registered nurse either before enrollment or a written plan to complete these clinical hours concurrently (and part-time) with the coursework.
  • Technical Standards for Admission

Application Deadline: March 1st