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.
  • 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.
  • 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 associates 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:

  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Current Registered Nursing (RN) License from the United States or Canada
  • Associate Degree in Nursing (i.e. ADN or ASN) or diploma in nursing
    • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Completion of 50 credits (semester hours) of required liberal arts education coursework
  • A minimum of one year of nursing experience as a RN completed within the past five years
    • Students for whom an exception is made will be advised to take core courses the first year of study while working to meet the experience requirement

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.

Program Specific Requirements

RN to MSN Bridge Program

  • Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN or ASN) or diploma in nursing from a school
    • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Completion of 50 credits of Liberal Arts coursework
  • Current RN License from the United States or Canada
  • A minimum of one year of nursing experience completed within the past five years
    • Students for whom an exception is made will be advised to take core courses the first year of study while working to meet the experience requirement

Master of Science in Nursing

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) 
    • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Current RN License from the United States or Canada
  • A minimum of one year of nursing experience completed within the past five years
    • Students for whom an exception is made will be advised to take core courses the first year of study while working to meet the experience requirement

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

Doctorate Degree Programs

  • Completed application
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Master’s degree Official Transcript from an institution that is accredited by a CHEA recognized accrediting body
  • 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 electronically to the Office of the Registrar. If a student’s previous institution is no longer available, the student may provide Official Transcripts from the appropriate representing institution in the sealed envelope to the Office of the Registrar or electronic for the Office of the Registrar to access directly.