Admission Process | MSN—Direct Entry

Applications and credentials for admission to the Master of Science in Nursing—Direct Entry program must be submitted for processing to the Carroll University Office of Admission. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and as decisions are made on applications, applicants are notified through the Office of Admission.

Admission Requirements

Pre-requisite courses (courses must be within 7 years and grade earned of a C or better): 

Program Admission Process
Applicants must comply with all admission requirements listed above. Selection decisions will be based on submission and evaluation of:

  1. Graduate Studies Application
  2. All official post-secondary transcripts, including both graduate and undergraduate course work
  3. Two letters of reference (work supervisors, professional colleagues, faculty)
  4. Statement of purpose defining goals/objectives for the pursuit of graduate studies
  5. Current resume or curriculum vitae
  6. MSN Technical and Progression Standards
Please submit application materials, including official transcripts, to the office of admission at

Carroll University
Office of Admission
100 N. East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186

For questions regarding the application process contact:

Cindy Holahan 
Director of Graduate Admission
Phone: 262-524-7361

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