Minot State University BSN


Basic Information: Minot State University is located in Minot, North Dakota. The "Admission into the Nursing Major" brochure can be found here. This program is set up for the entry-level freshman wishing to gain their BSN or transfer students who have completed their general education requirements.

Must Dos: Students must apply to Minot State University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: Four years long with students applying for the nursing program during their fourth semester.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Microbiology, Anatomy & Physiology I/II, Chemistry, Sociology, Psychology, College Composition I OR II, Lifespan Growth & Development, Nursing Perspectives, Public Speaking, Nutrition, and a Cultural course. All prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of C or better and a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or better.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.75 or higher.

Application Information: The traditional application for the College of Nursing can be found here.  Minot State University guarantees admission to the nursing major each fall to students who meet the requirements listed here.  The application for guaranteed admission can be found here.  The application information for Minot State University can be found here

Admission Tests: All students must complete the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) exam. International students must complete the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam. 

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid information can be found here. Scholarship information can be found here

Updated: June 2014.