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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Requirements

Applicants for the graduate program in nursing must meet the following requirements:

  • An application accompanied by a non-refundable fee of $25 (Waived for St. Joseph's College Alumni)
  • Have a B.S. with a major in nursing from a nationally accredited program( ACEN, NLNAC, CNEA or CCNE)
  • Minimal GPA of 3.0
  • Completed one year of professional clinical practice prior to admission
  • Provide proof of New York State R.N. license and current professional registration
  • Submit a current curriculum vitae and personal statement
  • Submit two letters of reference (at least one from a clinical supervisor who can address clinical competence)
  • Official College Transcripts.  Submit transcripts from all colleges attended.  Request official transcripts to be sent to: St. Joseph’s College Office of Admissions, 245 Clinton Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205. 
  • Complete pre-admission interview
  • Proof of malpractice insurance