Before you apply
You need a current RN license without restrictions to apply for the nursing completion
If you are waiting to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX), you
may receive special permission to start the BSN-C program during your last semester
of your associates program. Contact our program coordinator.
Ready to apply? Complete two applications
First, apply to Missouri State University. Then, apply to the BSN-C program.
1. Apply to Missouri State University
Apply as a transfer student, declaring the BSN-completion program as your major.
When you declare, you’re listed as a pre-major until you satisfy all admission requirements. Once you’re accepted to Missouri State University, you may apply to the BSN-completion
Apply to Missouri State
2. Apply to the BSN-C program
After being accepted to Missouri State University, submit a request to be admitted
to the BSN-C program.
Apply to BSN-C
Your next steps
Get in touch
Contact us at KathyAdams@missouristate.edu to make an appointment. You’ll receive guidance about the program and your class
You cannot register for classes without an advisor’s release.
Register for classes
Your nursing courses are taught in eight-week blocks. You can start in the spring,
fall or summer.
NRS 443 and NRS 482 each have a 24-hour practicum component that you can complete
at your current workplace or elsewhere in your community.
You can register for classes through My Missouri State.