Due to both accreditation policies and limited space its programs, the College of Nursing requires all international applicants to follow special procedures. Please note that this significantly extends the amount of time needed to process applications. For additional information about applying to the College of Nursing, please contact nursing@umsl.edu.

First-time College Students

In addition to regular application materials, freshmen applicants must submit a minimum ACT score of 21.

Transfer Students

Applicants with coursework at a foreign college or university must submit third-party evaluations and course descriptions for each international transcript. The College of Nursing must then review courses for transfer credit before an admissions decision can be made.

Graduate Students

At this time, the Master of Science in Nursing is only offered on a part-time basis and is unable to support the requirements of F and J visas. Students on other visa types may still enroll in the program.

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