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Admission Requirements Registered nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Admission Requirements

  • Current, unencumbered licensure as an RN in the U.S., associate degree in nursing, or nursing diploma

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (high school) / 2.0 on a 4.0 scale (college)*

  • Submit official transcripts from every post-secondary school attended

    • We offer a transcript service to request transcripts on behalf of the applicant. Transcript release form sent to the applicant after they submit their online application
  • No standardized test required


*Applicants who do not meet the minimum GPA requirement will be required to submit an addendum.


Transfer Credit Policy

  • Students applying to the RN to BSN program receive 40 credits for validation of their RN license. These are considered transfer credits and are not charged for tuition.

  • Only credits from regionally accredited institutions will be considered for transfer 

  • A maximum of 68 credits from a two-year college or 98 credits from a four-year college will be considered and evaluated for transfer

  • The student must take a minimum of 30 credit hours through Maryville University in order to complete a degree program 

  • The acceptance of transfer credit is at the discretion of Maryville University

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