Ellen Finley Earhart Department of Nursing

Admission Criteria - BSN

Applications for the BSN Degree Completion program are accepted year round. Applicants must meet the following criteria for admission consideration.

  1. Graduate of a regionally accredited Associate Degree Nursing Program.
  2. RN Licensure in the United States. New graduates will be admitted on probationary status. Licensure must be earned before a second nursing designated course may be taken although students may continue to take elective course until licensure status is verified.
  3. Minimum GPA of 3.0 in a professional nurse (RN) pre-licensure program or an ACT score of 21 or greater for students with a GPA below 3.0 on a 4 point scale.
  4. Submission of official nursing program associated transcripts and other undergraduate transcripts.


Park University awards accepted BSN Degree Completion students up to 60 credit hours based upon their licensure as a Registered Nurse
and an awarded Associate Degree transcript from a regionally accredited school.  Diploma Registered Nurses and Associate Degree nurses from non-accredited schools are encouraged to apply.  Transfer credit eligibility is assessed on an individual basis for Diploma Degree RNs and ADNs who graduate from non-regionally accredited colleges.

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Phone: (816) 584-6257
Email: nursing@park.edu
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