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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Admission Procedures

Page address: http://ahn.mnsu.edu/nursing/undergraduate/basic/admissionprocedure.html

Admission Procedure 

  1. You must first apply to Minnesota State University, Mankato. For information on applying to the university please contact the Office of Admissions at 1-800-722-0544 (ext. 1). You can also apply online at Undergraduate Admissions.
  2. If you are a transfer student you will need to contact all post-secondary institutions attended and request official transcripts to be sent to Minnesota State University, Mankato Office of Admissions. Once they have a completed application from you they will forward these to the Office of the Registrar where they will be evaluated. Once they have completed this process you will receive a Transfer Course Conversion form in the mail. You will need this to apply to the School of Nursing.
    Please note: The transfer evaluation process can take 4–6 weeks to complete. Please request transcripts to be sent earlier to allow sufficient time to complete this step.
  3. You may now apply to the School of Nursing, if you meet all Requirements, please see list of requirements above. The current application can be found under the tab under Basic Nursing Program on the School of Nursing website.
  4. Each applicant must submit a properly completed application for admission by the designated deadline to:
    Kasi Johnson, Pre–Nursing Advisor
    School of Nursing
    360 Wissink Hall
    Minnesota State University, Mankato
    Mankato, MN 56001
  5. Each applicant is responsible for reading all instructions on the application carefully and including all the required information at the time the application is submitted or the application will not be given consideration for admission. The required information includes:
    • Current student: a Minnesota State University, Mankato transcript (may be unofficial)
    • Current or former student, but have transfer credits: a Degree Audit Form in addition to your transcript.
      Current or Former MSU Students With Credits From Other Institutions Request Official Transcripts Be Sent to:
      Office of the Registrar
      Transcript Department
      Minnesota State University, Mankato
      132 Wigley Administration Center
      Mankato, MN 56001
    • Transfer student: must attach a Transfer Audit/Transfer Course Conversion form. Please see number two listed above. Please do not send transcripts to the School of Nursing.
      New Students Send Admission Information, Including Transcripts to:
      Office of Admissions
      Minnesota State University, Mankato
      122 Taylor Center
      Mankato, MN 56001
      507-389-1822 (V)
      800-627-3529 or 711 (MRS/TTY)
  6. Once you have completed the application and have all required attachments you will need to set up an appointment with the prenursing advisor/Student Relations Coordinator in order to turn in your application. Transfer students may make a telephone appointment. However, they will need to mail their application with required attachments into the School of Nursing ahead of time in order for the prenursing advisor/Student Relations Coordinator to have it in her hands at the time of the appointment. You will also want to make a copy for yourself to have during your appointment.
For Further Information, Contact:
Kasi Johnson, Pre–Nursing Advisor
School of Nursing
Minnesota State University, Mankato
360 Wissink Hall
Mankato, MN 56001
507-389-6022 (Appointments)
800-627-3529 (MRS/TTY)
Email: kasi.johnson@mnsu.edu