After completing the admission process, qualified applicants will be admitted in a pre-petition status and should then complete the Start of Semester Checklist. Applicants will then be selected for entry into core program courses through the petition process. Petition requirements vary by program; review the Associate Degree Nursing (R.N.) Petition Requirements for details.
- Application available on September 15, 2016
- Application review begins after October 15, 2016
- Application completion deadline is December 15, 2016
All materials must be sumitted by the application deadline.
1. Admission Application
The online application allows you to save your work as you complete it and ensures fast, secure delivery to our office.
International students (F-1, M-1 or J-1), out-of-state residents, non-district state residents and Minnesota residents are not eligible for this program due to its early application deadline.
2. Application Fee
An application fee is required at the time your application is submitted.
3. Education Completion
Graduation from high school, completion of GED/HSED/GED02, or completion of an associate degree or higher is required; submit official transcripts for one of the following:
- high school or charter school transcript (current high school seniors may submit an in-progress transcript) or GED02 transcript
- GED/HSED score report
- college transcript showing an associate degree or higher
Applicants that have attended other higher education institutions should submit official transcripts from each college/university attended.
4. Academic Requirement
Official transcripts must show one of the following academic requirements:
- Cumulative High School GPA of 2.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
- Cumulative College GPA of 2.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale with a minimum of 6 credits
- ACT Composite Score of 22 (from September 1, 2013 to present)
- HESI: Cumulative score 75%+ (from September 1, 2013 to present)
- GED/HSED Score Report