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 BIOL 202 General Microbiology, BIOL 220 Anatomy & Physiology I, BIOL 221 Anatomy & Physiology II, CHEM 115 Introductory Chemistry, SOC 110 Intro to Sociology, PSY 111 Intro to Psychology, ENG 110 or 120 College Composition I or II, HMS 213 Life Span Growth & Development, NURS 253 Nursing Perspectives, COMM 110 Fund of Public Speaking, HMS 240 Nutrition, Cultural Course (HMS 333, SS 283, Soc 374O. 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 application information for Minot State University can be found here.  If students meet certain criteria found here, they are automatically guaranteed admission into the nursing program. The application for the nursing program 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: November 2018.