RN to BSN Admissions Checklist

Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences admits new RN to BSN students each August and January. Admission decisions are made on a rolling basis. Applicants are encouraged to apply early.

Important Deadlines

Now accepting applications
Complete your BSN in as few as three semesters, or take up to five years working at your own pace.

TERM APPLICATION DEADLINE COURSES BEGIN
Spring 2019 November 30, 2018 January 7, 2019
Fall 2019 July 31, 2019 August 19, 2019

Applicants are encouraged to apply early.

 Admission Requirements

  • Associate Degree or Diploma in Nursing required prior to enrolling in nursing coursework.
  • Official transcripts reflecting a cumulative GPA on all college work attempted of 2.5 or better on a 4-point scale.  All transferring coursework must reflect a “C” or better.
  • Current unrestricted RN license (students may begin general studies while waiting to take the licensing examination).
  • Employment as a RN for a minimum of 6 months OR plans to practice concurrently with coursework.
  • Ability to meet the Nursing Department’s Technical Standards for nursing practice.

Application Checklist

□       College transcripts:  An Associate Degree or Diploma in Nursing from an accredited institution is required prior to enrolling in nursing coursework.  All transferring coursework must reflect a “C” or better.  Your official transcripts from your degree-granting institution(s) must be sent to Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences.  If you are still taking nursing courses during the application cycle, please note that you will not be able to enroll into the RN to BSN coursework until your official transcript has been received verifying completion of these courses, that you have received a “C” or better, and that you still meet the minimum GPA required.  Transcripts are to be sent to:

Mary Baldwin University/Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences
Office of Admissions
100 Baldwin Blvd.
Fishersville, VA 22939

□       Application:  Applications are available online. Please complete the application based on your anticipated start date. When completing the application, please indicate that you are interested in Undergraduate, then select Transfer as type of student.

 

If your anticipated start date changes during the application process, just let us know. A new application is not needed.

□       Registration Fee:  You will need to submit a one-time, non-refundable registration fee of $50 once you are accepted into the program.

□       Licensure:  You will need to submit a copy of your current, unrestricted RN license prior to enrollment into any of the RN to BSN coursework.  You may begin general studies while waiting to take the licensing examination.

 

Out of State Students Interested in an Online Degree from Mary Baldwin University

State and federal laws require colleges and universities to be authorized to offer online degree programs in states other than their own.  Mary Baldwin University (Mary Baldwin) is authorized to offer the online RN to BSN degree program to students residing in the following states.  If your state of residence is not listed, please contact mdchsadmit@marybaldwin.edu  to inquire about applying.

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