MSN Nurse Educator Admission Requirements

Applicants must meet California State University, Fullerton and School of Nursing requirements for admission which include the following:

  • Active, unrestricted, California RN licenseOpens in new window with no disciplinary action pending or imposed
  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) or Master's degree in Nursing (MSN) from a regionally accredited institution
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Prerequisite Course:
    • Upper-division Statistics completed with a "C" or better
  • Minimum of one year of full time clinical (hospital based) registered nursing experience within the past three years; two years of work experience preferred.

University English Proficiency RequirementOpens in new window : Regardless of citizenship, all applicants whose native language is not English must submit proof of English proficiency before an admissions decision can be made. The University will accept TOEFL, IELTS and PTE proficiency tests. Review the University's requirements on the Admissions and RecordsOpens in new window website.