Transfer Policy - Master of Science in Nursing

General Transfer Policies

  • Regionally or Nationally Accredited Institution, approved through the Department of Education
  • Grade of B or higher
  • 80% course equivalency
  • At least 3 semester hours (4.5 quarter hours) per course
  • Taken from a graduate program in a closely related field
  • Credit will not be awarded for life experience or continuing education workshops

Degree-Specific Transfer Policies

  • Credit limit of 6 hours
  • Course limit of 5 years of age
  • Completed bachelor’s degrees are non-transferable
  • Completed master’s degree coursework may transfer

The following courses are non-transferable:

  • NURS 617 (Advanced Clinical Applications for Nurse Educators)
  • NURS 618 (Strategies: Teaching Strategies and Evalaution)
  • NURS 619 (Curriculum Development)
  • NURS 620 (Practicum)
  • NURS 623 (Nursing Administration I: Role of the Nurse Administrator)
  • NURS 624 (Nursing Administration II: Organizational Leadership & Management)
  • NURS 625 (Nursing Administration III: Management of Resources)
  • NURS 626 (Nursing Administration IV: Nursing Administration Capstone)