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For admission into the Master of Science in Nursing program, applicants must meet the general college admission requirements found in the Catalog and also submit:

Application Requirements:

  • An official transcript showing completion of a bachelor’s degree in nursing from an accredited program
  • Evidence of a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 in all post-secondary coursework
  • A current unencumbered, active license to practice as an RN
  • Two (2) professional references on the college Reference Form

Important Notes:

Applicants who are current Atrium Health employees are eligible to submit a Fast Track Application to the Admissions Office at Cabarrus College.

As a distance education program, it is important for applicants to understand the requirements and characteristics of a successful online student, necessary computer skills, and technology requirements. Therefore, applicants should review the information available under Distance Education in the College catalog and/or website and complete the Online Readiness Assessment available on the website to insure readiness.

Priority Application Deadlines:

Fall Semester – February 1

Spring Semester – October 1

Applications are accepted after the priority deadline until programs are full.

Browse the Nursing Program Brochure for more information: