How Do I Get Started?

The application process for our MSN-NP degree is competitive.

Applicants are ranked according to a selection point system established by the WSU Nurse Practitioner Admissions Committee.

Applicant ranking includes:

  • A 3.3 minimum cumulative GPA
  • Advanced writing course completion
  • Work experience as an RN (2 years minimum required)
  • Completion of an MSN already
  • Recommendations
  • Vita/resume
  • Writing ability
  • Veteran status
  • Interview (Not all candidates will be interviewed)
  • Preceptor for the WSU School of Nursing Associate Degree (RN) program during the last year
  • Potential for scholarly work and leadership.

Application Information

Program Website

Master of Science in Nursing

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