Admission Requirements | MSN | Concordia University Irvine

MSN Application Requirements

online application 

The prospective candidate submits the following program admission documents to the admissions counselor for the MSN Program:

  • MSN Program Application Checklist
  • Complete a Graduate Application for Admission
  • A $50 nonrefundable application fee
  • Graduate from an accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Official transcripts should reflect completion of nursing research, statistics, health assessment, and pathophysiology with a grade of “C” or better.
  • Copy of current unrestricted registered nursing license from their state of residence
  • Letter of intent with a written two page essay of personal, professional and educational goals for becoming a nurse educator and/or nurse leader.
  • Résumé showing recent registered nursing experience.
  • Minimum of two professional Letters of Recommendation: Online or PDF

Mailing Address:
Concordia University Irvine, Attn: Jennifer Stead, 1530 Concordia West, Irvine, CA 92612

Drop-Off Address:
Park Place Campus, Attn: Jennifer Stead, 3337 Michelson Suite 650, Irvine, CA 92612

Excellence in Nursing Scholarship

You’ve worked hard as a nurse. Let us help you attain the next level of education.

Concordia University Irvine will give you a scholarship totaling $6,000 towards your MSN degree when you maintain consistent enrollment. This amount will be distributed over 5 terms (14 courses) in the program.

For more information about this scholarship, please call us at (949) 214-3656.