The School of Nursing Advising Team provides academic advising services to current and prospective students pursuing application and admission to the Pre-Licensure Program. Once admitted, students will be reassigned to a faculty advisor for guidance and support through graduation.

Make an Advising Appointment


Allied Health & Nursing Advising
360 Wissink Hall
Mankato, MN 56001

(507) 389-6315
1-800-627-3529 OR 711 (MRS/TTY)


Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm

Nursing Advising Team

Kasi Johnson
Student Advising Director

Kamryn Hanson
Academic Advisor

Muna Awel
Graduate Assistant-Nursing

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Alumni Testimonials

Learn what alumni have to say about the Nursing Pre-Licensure Program at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Maverick Family Nursing Simulation Center

The 16,000-square-foot Maverick Family Simulation Center is located in the Clinical Sciences Building and provides access to 13 high fidelity mannequins, ranging from newborns to adults.

Student Nurses Association

The Student Nurses Association (SNA) provides knowledge of nursing through participation in activities such as volunteering, meetings & conventions, fundraising, and presentations by health care professionals. SNA is open to pre-nursing and nursing students at Minnesota State Mankato.


We welcome you to complete your profile in Scholarship Finder to view the specific scholarship opportunities within the School of Nursing, in addition to those throughout the University.

Clinical & Community Partnerships

The Pre-Licensure Program provides many opportunities for students to engage in direct hands-on experiences, enabling them to connect theories and knowledge learned in the classroom, to real-world situations.

RN Baccalaureate Completion Program

This program is designed for the licensed Registered Nurse with an Associate Degree who wishes to complete the baccalaureate degree in nursing.

Warning, Probation & Suspension

When a student does not meet academic standing requirements, they are placed on Academic Warning, Academic Probation, or Suspension.

Faculty and Staff

Meet the School of Nursing faculty and staff.

Student Resources

Locate resources specific to pre-nursing students.