James Madison University

Admission to the MSN Program

To apply for the MSN Program apply to The Graduate School http://www.jmu.edu/grad

Admission to the Master of Science in Nursing Degree Program is competitive. To be considered for admission to the program prospective students must:

  • Apply to the Graduate School (http://www.jmu.edu/grad)
  • Have a Bachelor's degree in nursing or another field, with a cumulative GPA of 2.8.
  • Hold a current unrestricted Registered Nurse License.
  • Provide GRE Scores or Miller Analogy Test (MAT) Scores
    (GRE Study Guide)
  • Have relevant professional clinical experience
  • Have taken undergraduate or graduate course in Statistics with a grade of C or higher.
  • Hold current CPR certification and health records.
  • Meet the School’s technical standards for admission.
  • Provide evidence of personal and professional qualifications in form of two (2) professional recommendations.
  • For international students, provide evidence of passing grade on CGFNS exam (both parts). Apply for VA RN license (TOEFL 570 required). (Contact program director for more information.)
  • Participate in an interview, upon request.

For questions or additional information, please contact Dawn Wyvill at (540) 568-2909.


MSN Admissions