Admission - MS in Nursing

Applications and all required documentation must be submitted by March 1. Students begin the program in the fall.

Admission Requirements:

  • GPA of at least 3.0 overall based on 4.0 grading scale or a 3.0 for the last 60 semester hours of undergraduate work
  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing from a regionally accredited school of nursing
  • Current unencumbered RN licensure in a state currently approved for admission. View the states from which the Capstone College of Nursing currently accepts applications for admission.

Contact Vickie Samuel at (205) 348-8163 or vickie.bama@ua.edu for specific information on the application process.

If you reside or intend to seek professional licensure outside of the state of Alabama, please review the requirements for that state prior to applying to this program.