RN-to-BSN Online Admissions

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RN-to-BSN Online Online Admissions Requirements

To apply for admission, you must submit the following to the Office of Online Programs: 

A completed online application (the online application is free up front but a $40 application fee will be deferred on your first semester bill once the program has been started)

  • An official transcript from ALL previous institutions of higher education attended; verification of completion of an accredited Associate’s Degree in Nursing or Diploma, and RN license
    *Please note that new nursing graduates may be accepted pending the results of the NCLEX examination.  Early acceptance is also offered for students in their final semester*
  • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher from accredited Associates Degree in Nursing or Diploma program 

RN-to-BSN Online Application Process

To apply for the online RN-to-BSN program, please complete our quick and easy application at http://www.millersville.edu/RNtoBSNapply 

Once you have applied, please request all official transcripts be mailed to:

Office of Online Programs
Millersville University
Lyle 231
P.O. Box 1002
Millersville, PA 17551

*If requesting transcripts electronically please have them sent directly to OnlinePrograms@millersville.edu

*Millersville University’s RN-to-BSN Online program offers rolling admissions and applications are reviewed as they become complete.*

RN-to-BSN Online Admissions Process

  • Once all admission documents are received, an official admissions decision will be made and an official transfer credit evaluation will be completed
  • If accepted into the program, an admissions packet will be mailed with an official admissions offer letter, instructions to confirm acceptance including a response form, and an official transfer credit evaluation.
  • To confirm acceptance, the admissions response form and a $150 check/money order must be mailed to:
    • Office of Online Programs
      Millersville University
      Lyle 231
      P.O. Box 1002
      Millersville, PA 17551

RN-to-BSN Online Cohort Start Dates


Start Date

Spring 2018 Cohort A

January 22nd, 2018

Spring 2018 Cohort B

March 19th, 2018

Summer 2018 Cohort A

May 14th, 2018

Summer 2018 Cohort B

July 2nd, 2018

Fall 2018 Cohort A

August 27th, 2018

Fall 2018 Cohort B

October 22nd, 2018

Spring 2019 Cohort A

January 22nd, 2019

Spring 2019 Cohort B

TBD (Mid-March 2019)

Summer 2019 Cohort A

May 13th, 2019

Summer 2019 Cohort B

TBD (Early July 2019)

Fall 2019 Cohort A

August 26th, 2019

Fall 2019 Cohort B

TBD (Late October 2019)

RN-to-BSN Online Application and Admissions Support

From the time a prospective student inquires to the time they have confirmed their acceptance, the Office of Online Programs Admissions Counselor will work with the student to help answer questions and/or concerns regarding the application and admissions process, provide transcript updates, complete transcript evaluations, announce admission decisions and assist with confirming enrollment.

MSN and DNP Programs

If you have completed your BSN degree and are interested in pursuing a Master of Science in Nursing or Doctor of Nursing Practice degree, you can find more information on http://www.millersville.edu/nursing/dnp.php.