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Admission Requirements - complete part I and part II below
NOTICE: Nursing graduate students may enroll in a total of 3 credit hours (one semester) of graduate level nursing courses while finalizing admission to the Graduate School for the Master of Science in Nursing Program. Failure to finalize admission during this semester will result in a hold for future enrollments until admission is completed.
Individuals who are seeking the post Master's certification must notify the Nursing Department Chairperson upon enrollment in the first course towards the certification.
Complete the Graduate Nursing Program Application form that addresses the following requirements:
*call 785-628-4256 if you have questions about part II.
The University has a policy on advance standing credit (see University Catalog) and transfer of graduate credit (University Catalog). Graduate students may transfer graduate credit from other universities on an individual basis, in compliance with policies in the University Catalog. Course description and syllabi are reviewed and approved for transfer by the Graduate Nursing Committee, with input from the faculty member responsible for the corresponding course on the FHSU campus.
Graduate students may apply to transfer up to six graduate credits from other universities. Course description and syllabi are reviewed and approved for transfer by the Graduate Nursing Committee. Any course being requested for transfer credit must be submitted to the advisor within six weeks of the admission date. Courses not submitted within the six week timeframe will not be accepted. Courses in Advanced Pathophysiology, Advanced Pharmacology, and Advanced Physical Assessment must be taken at FHSU. Courses from the FNP consortium may transfer as determined on an individual basis.
Prior to enrollment and throughout clinical courses, the student must provide evidence (copies) of the following items:
The following performance standards must be met in order to progress through and complete the Master's program.