Baccalaureate Degree (Nursing) to Master’s Degree Program (B.S. to M.S.)
BS to MS
Admission to the Master's program is competitive and is based on a review of materials submitted and on the availability of adequate classroom, clinical facilities, and faculty. The applicant is responsible for compiling and submitting the complete set of materials. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.
Applicants must meet the following requirements before applying for this program:
- Baccalaureate degree in nursing from a regionally accredited program
- Earned grade point average of 3.00 or higher on 4.00 scale in all work attempted while registered as an upper division applicant working on a baccalaureate degree
- Current license as a registered nurse in the State of Florida.
- The Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner with specialty in Occupational Health concentration has a dual degree with the College of Public Health (COPH) and thus additional COPH requirements may apply for that concentration. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on Occupational Health.
*The Adult-Gerontology Primary Care and Family concentrations are highly competitive. Thus, admission requirements may be higher for those concentrations.
All students who are admitted to the College of Nursing are required to complete a Background Check, Immunization Verification, and Drug Screening for the College of Nursing via CertifiedProfile.com
- The requirements are as follows: MMR, Varicella, Hepatitis B, Documentation of a Tdap booster, TB skin test, CPR certification from the American Heart Association, and a flu shot.
- All requirements must be completed by the first week of class.
- The CertifiedProfile account must be created with a USF Health email address (Only available to students are who have been admitted to the College of Nursing).
For CertifiedProfile.com questions please contact the CertifiedProfile Service Desk at (888) 914-7279 or email@example.com.
For More Information:
The College of Nursing offers prospective students a number of ways to obtain more information about Graduate programs:
Please note: The College of Nursing offers the above resources for individuals to learn more about our masters program. In order to provide service to the large number of prospective applicants, the College of Nursing Graduate Office is unable to offer walk-in or individual appointments prior to a Masters student being admitted to the College.
All information contained on this page is for informational purposes only and is superseded by the catalog for your intended term of entry.