Admissions Requirements


Undergraduate Degree Programs

Associates Degree Programs

  • Completed application
  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent. 
    • Waived if the student has completed at least 15 credits of college level coursework from an institution that is accredited by a CHEA recognized accrediting body or an international equivalent. 
  • Official Transcripts for all previous college credit earned
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 for all previous high school or college education

Bachelor's Degree Programs

  • Completed application
  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent. 
    • Waived if the student has completed at least 15 credits of college level coursework from an institution that is accredited by a CHEA recognized accrediting body or an international equivalent. 
  • Official Transcripts for all previous college credit earned
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 for all previous high school or college education

Conditional Acceptance

Students enrolling in an associate's or bachelor’s degree program who have not previously earned college credit from an accredited institution will be Conditionally Accepted pending successful completion of Introduction to Communications. Upon successful completion of Introduction to Communications, students will receive an Unconditional Acceptance.

Program Specific Requirements

RN to BSN Program:

  • Associate Degree in Nursing (i.e. ADN or ASN) or diploma in nursing.
    • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Current, unrestricted licensure as a registered nurse in the United States, a US territory, or Canada.
  • A minimum of one year of nursing experience as a RN completed within the past five years.

Graduate Degree Programs 

Master's Degree Programs

  • Completed application
  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree Official Transcript from an institution that is accredited by a CHEA recognized accrediting body or an international equivalent.

Program Specific Requirements

RN to MSN Bridge Program

  • Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN or ASN) or diploma in nursing 
    • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Current, unrestricted licensure as a registered nurse in the United States, a US territory, or Canada.
  • A minimum of one year of nursing experience completed within the past five years.

Master of Science in Nursing

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) 
    • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Current, unrestricted licensure as a registered nurse in the United States, a US territory, or Canada.
  • A minimum of one year of nursing experience completed within the past five years.

Master of Business Administration with a Specialization in Finance

  • Applicants must demonstrate one of the following:
    • Substantial professional experience in the finance, accounting, or a related field;
    • Successful completion of an undergraduate program majoring or with a minor in finance or accounting at an accredited university; or
    • Successful completion of two graduate level finance classes at an accredited university.

Master of Science in Information Systems (Web Development and Application Development)

  • Applicants must demonstrate one of the following:
    • Successful completion of two undergraduate level information systems courses.
    • Successful completion of an undergraduate information systems program at an appropriately accredited university.

Doctorate Degree Programs

  • Completed application
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Master’s degree Official Transcript from an institution that is acredited by a CHEA recognized accrediting body or an international equivalent. 
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Statement of Goals

Additional Information

Official Transcripts from previous institutions are required and must be sent directly from a student’s previous institution via mail or through secure electronic service to the Office of the Registrar. If a student’s previous institution is no longer in operation, the student may provide Official Transcripts from the appropriate representing institution.