How to Apply

For you to be admitted to the Sinclair School of Nursing’s online RN to BSN option, the following criteria must be fulfilled:

  • The University of Missouri requires a 2.5 GPA of students transferring to Mizzou.
  • We must receive an application to MU Admissions. Check requirements for admission as a transfer student. Applications are accepted year-round.
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended must be on file with the Admissions Office. Transfer credits must be from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Applicant must have an unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse in the United States or provide evidence of eligibility sit to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) during the first semester of enrollment.

Transfer Students

If you’ve got transcripts to share for your RN-BSN application, send them to our academic advisors for an unofficial evaluation. There is no time limit imposed on transferable courses. 

To ask questions about transfer credits or reach one of our academic advisors, email musonnursing@missouri.edu.

Prohibited Applications

Due to higher education regulation changes, the University of Missouri is unable to accept applications for admission to online programs from students residing in several states: Alabama, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, and Washington.  For more information, visit our state authorization for distance education.

Apply via Mizzou Admissions

If you’re ready to take the next step in your professional nursing career, apply online at Missouri admissions to get started.

If you have questions about the admissions process, please e-mail us at musonnursing@missouri.edu for information.