Admission Process | RN - MSN

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

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Application Process

Application Opens Each September 1st for the Following Fall Start

STEP 1: Submit the Graduate Studies Application

STEP 2: Complete and submit the following within the application status portal after submission of your application:

  1. Personal Statement - Define your goals and objectives for the pursuit of graduate studies. 
  2. Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  3. Two Professional References - Suggested authors include work supervisors, professional colleagues, or faculty. A submission link will be sent to your reference once you enter contact information within your application.
  4. Technical and Progression Standards Form - Found within the application status portal
  5. Official Post-Secondary Transcripts - From all institutions attended

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

Academic Requirements

Associate Degree 
  • Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) degree from an accredited program (NLNAC or CCNE)
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
    • Consideration may be given to students with GPAs <3.0 on a case by case basis
Current unrestricted Wisconsin RN licensure

Admission Questions

For questions regarding the application process contact:

Carly Leigeber
Graduate Admission Counselor
Phone: 262-524-7473
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