Applicants to the Master of Science in Nursing programs at Samuel Merritt University must hold a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited program and an active Registered Nurse license in one of the following states:
Nurses with a bachelor’s degree in another field may apply but will be evaluated on an individual basis and may need to take additional courses. In addition, all applicants must have completed an undergraduate-level statistics course, earning at least a “C” grade, and have a personal computer with Internet access.
Nurses who meet the qualifications above must:
Post-Master’s FNP Certificate Admission Requirements
Your success in obtaining an interview depends upon:
All admissions decisions issued by the University are final.
Samuel Merritt University has authorized the National Student Clearinghouse to provide official transcript ordering online. To order your official transcripts, you can visit the National Student Clearinghouse Transcript Ordering Center. Transcripts must be sent to NursingCAS, the Nursing Centralized Application Service (http://www.nursingcas.org/).
If you have questions about the admissions process or your application, please contact us today:
Samuel Merritt University
3100 Telegraph Avenue, Suite 1000
Oakland, California 94609
510-869-6576 or toll-free: 800-607-6377