Application Requirements

RN-BSN (online) BA-HCM (online) BSN-RN (face to face)

 


Application Requirements for RN-BSN

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  1. Please complete the appropriate application
    a. RN-BSN
    b. BA-HCM
  2. Official transcript(s) in a sealed envelope.  We need ALL transcripts from all schools attended. If you attended five different schools, we will need five transcripts.
  3. License verification: We’ll verify your nursing license and expiration date, and include that in your application file. If we have difficulty finding this information, you may need to provide a PDF to verify your license. In most cases, this should not cost anything. 

PLEASE NOTE:

    Please send your official transcripts and license to:
        Graceland University
        PO Box 6466
        Chicago, IL 60606
    Only completed applications will be reviewed.

If you have any questions, please call 816-866-5418

  If you are part of the Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare system, please send your documents to:
       Graceland University
       1401 W. Truman Road
       Independence, Mo 64050
       Attn: Linda Marvel

If you have any questions, please call 816-423-4722

If you will be seeking financial aid, you must complete a FAFSA form. Go to www.fafsa.ed.gov. The GU School of Nursing's school code is 001866. This should be done at your earliest convenience.

For International Students Only:

Complete steps 1-3 above, if applicable.
Prior to consideration for admission, students who received their undergraduate degree from a country other than the United States or Canada must submit a CGFNS evaluation with a TOEFL score of 550 or higher on the written exam, or a 79 or higher on the online exam and GPA equivalency. For further information or assistance, you may contact CGFNS at www.cgfns.org.
 

About Your Location:

Every state in the U.S. creates its own specific regulations about online enrollment of the students who live within the state. Some states require fees and/or application efforts that require a considerable investment of university resources. In an effort to maintain a reasonable tuition rate, Graceland’s nursing program does not currently accept students who live in Kentucky, New York, Maryland or North Carolina.

Graceland accepts students from Texas but is not regulated in Texas under Chapter 132 of the Texas Higher Education Code.


Application Requirements for BA-HCM 

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  1. Please complete the appropriate application
    a. RN-BSN
    b. BA-HCM
  2. Official transcript in a sealed envelope from each college attended. For example, if you attend five colleges for any amount of time and for any program or degree, we require five transcripts. We do not require a high school transcript or GED if you have successfully completed at least a two-year program (associate degree/certificate) from a regionally accredited school that is acceptable for full credit toward a bachelor’s degree.

PLEASE NOTE:

    Please send your official transcripts to:
        Graceland University
        PO Box 6466
        Chicago, IL 60606
    Only completed applications will be reviewed.

If you have any questions, please call 816-866-5418

  If you are part of the Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare system, please send your documents to:
       Graceland University
       1401 W. Truman Road
       Independence, Mo 64050
       Attn: Linda Marvel

If you have any questions, please call 816-423-4722

 

If you will be seeking financial aid, you must complete a FAFSA form. Go to www.fafsa.ed.gov. The GU School of Nursing's school code is 001866. This should be done at your earliest convenience.

For International Students Only:

Complete steps 1-2 above, if applicable.

Prior to consideration for admission, students who received their undergraduate degree from a country other than the United States or Canada must submit a CGFNS evaluation with a TOEFL score of 550 or higher on the written exam, or a 79 or higher on the online exam and GPA equivalency. For further information or assistance, you may contact CGFNS at www.cgfns.org.
 

About Your Location:

Every state in the U.S. creates its own specific regulations about online enrollment of the students who live within the state. Some states require fees and/or application efforts that require a considerable investment of university resources. In an effort to maintain a reasonable tuition rate, Graceland’s BA-HCM program does not currently accept students who live in Maryland.

Graceland accepts students from Texas but is not regulated in Texas under Chapter 132 of the Texas Higher Education Code.


Application Requirements for Traditional BSN-RN 18 Month Program

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1. Please click on the application after reviewing the information below.

2. Please go to this website to view our detailed requirements www.graceland.edu/BeANurse.  Look for the Application Packet and click on the links below.  Be sure you are eligible before you apply.  If you have additional questions contact Laurie Hale (816) 423-4675 or lhale@graceland.edu

3. Requirements:

  • 60 hours of required college courses—general education and prerequisite courses
  • CUM GPA of all college work-2.75 or higher OR Prerequisite Course GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • TEAS Exam Satisfactory Score—58.7%  or higher 

4. Official transcript(s) in a sealed envelope.  We need ALL transcripts from all colleges attended. If you attended five different schools, we will need five transcripts.  Graceland accepts either paper transcripts or electronic transcripts.

Please mail your official transcripts to:

      Graceland University
      1401 W. Truman Road
       Independence, MO 64050-3434
       Attn: Linda Marvell

Official electronic college transcripts can be emailed to marvell@graceland.edu

If you have any questions, please call Linda 816-423-4722

For International Students Only:

Prior to consideration for admission, students who received their undergraduate degree from a country other than the United States or Canada must submit a WES* evaluation with a TOEFL score of 550 or higher on the written exam, or a 79 or higher on the online exam and GPA equivalency.

* World Education Services (WES) also includes the official required transcript when sending the evaluation to Graceland.  www.wes.org