Master of Science in Nursing

Admissions Staff
Image of Dr. Kathleen Wisser, a instructor at Alvernia University
Mary Arbogast CST, RN, BS, CNOR
Nursing and Healthcare Outreach Coordinator

   Upland Center

MSN Advisor

Kathleen Wisser, Ph.D., RN, CPHQ
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Coordinator of MSN Program

   Nursing Resource Center, Rm 101


The minimum requirements necessary for admission to Alvernia University’s Master of Science in Nursing program will include an official transcript indicating that the applicant has earned a baccalaureate degree in nursing from a NLNAC or CCNE accredited program at a college or university. A grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for all previous undergraduate and graduate work is normally required for full acceptance. Also, the completion of a undergraduate statistics course and undergraduate research course with a grade of “C” or better is required. A minimum of one year recent relevant practice in nursing is required.