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Carroll University

Master of Science in Nursing - Direct Entry

Carroll University, Waukesha, Wisconsin


Accelerated and Convenient


College of Health Sciences
100 N East Ave
Waukesha, Wisconsin, 53186, United States



Carroll University’s Master of Science in Nursing - Direct Entry program is a 72-credit program, offered in 20 months or over five full-time semesters. The MSN-DE is open to anyone with a baccalaureate degree in an area other than nursing, once they have met the admission requirements and course prerequisites. The program’s 8-week hybrid courses mix online learning with labs and clinicals, designed around a consistent schedule to make your life easier.

Academic Fields
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
    Public Health, General.
    Kinesiology and Exercise Science.
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
    Master's, MSN, RN, Master of Science in Nursing - Direct Entry

    Evening or Weekend


    hybrid format, weekend and evening clinicals


    Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and as decisions are made on applications, applicants are notified through the Office of Admission. Requirements: UG -GPA 3.0 or higher Consideration will be given to students with UG-GPAs <3.0 who demonstrate academic achievement of 3.0 or higher with pre-requisite courses. Resume or CV Personal Statement – Specifically address personal interest in any previous experience as a caregiver and future desire for health care role Two-letters of recommendation Pre-requisite courses 6-8 credits of human anatomy and physiology with a lab (2 courses of 3 to 4 credits) 3-4 credits of chemistry with a lab (1 course of 3 to 4 credits) 3-4 credits of microbiology with a lab (1 course of 3 to 4 credits) 3-4 credits of lifespan or developmental psychology (1 course of 3-4 credits) 3-4 credit statistics course (1 course of 3-4 credits)
    Academic Backgrounds
      General Studies.
      Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
      Biomedical Sciences, General.
      Kinesiology and Exercise Science.
      Psychology, General.


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    Cindy Holahan

    Director of Graduate Admission