Admissions & Selection

Admission into the WSU Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program is selective. Approximately 20 students will be accepted into the program each year: 10 in Nurse Administrator concentration and 10 in Nurse Educator concentration.

Application Process

The MSN program utilizes an online application process.

It is critical that all parts of the application process be completed and submitted. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Please go to this page: Applications & Checklists to access the information related to the application process.

Deadlines

Applications become available in October the year prior to the program start date. Applications are accepted every year for fall admission with an application deadline of March 1st. The MSN program will admit every year based upon administrative approval, funding, and a qualified number of applicants.

Process

MSN applications are reviewed by the Nursing Admissions and Advancement Committee.

Selection Notification

Students are notified of acceptance into the program by May 1 for Fall admission.