The entry-level Master of Science (ELMS) in nursing is a screened and competitive program that accepts a limited number of students each term. It admits applicants for the fall term only with a final application deadline of January 15.
The Department of Nursing offers the graduate nursing program at the main Towson University campus. Admission criteria must be met at the time of application.
The following criteria must be met in order to be considered for admission:
The following prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of B (3.0) or higher prior to the start of the program. Statistics and science courses must have been completed within the past five years:
Students must submit the online graduate application and submit all required materials to Graduate Admissions by the application deadline.
Applicants must have at least three prerequisite courses, including two lab sciences and one other course, completed by the application deadline in order for their application to be considered. All other prerequisites must be completed by the start of the program.
Non-immigrant international students: See additional admission information in International Graduate Admissions.
**See Exceptions to Policy in Graduate Admissions.