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Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Degree Admission Requirements

MSN Admissions Requirements

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  • Completed application for graduate admission to the MSN degree program.
  • BSN degree and a cumulative GPA of 3.00 (based on a 4.00 scale) in all nursing and prerequisite coursework.
  • College statistics course with a grade of C or higher equivalent to approved SVSU courses.
  • Current unencumbered RN licensure. *Students who reside outside the state of Michigan will be considered on a state-by-state basis.
  • Resume.
  • One-page essay of academic and professional goals.
  • Discussion with graduate coordinator.
  • Additional international student admission requirements:
    • Completed international application for graduate admission.
    • An academic report by the Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools.
    • A score of 92 or higher on the Internet-based TOEFL (iBT), 580 Paper-based TOEFL (PBT), or an IELTS band score of 7.0 in each skill area.
    • Evidence of financial support.




Graduate Admissions
Wickes Hall 230
(989) 964-6096

Cynthia M Hupert DNP, MSN, BSN
Graduate Nursing Program Coordinator
(989) 964-4595

Tanika Williams
Graduate Admissions Coordinator
(989) 461-2050