Transfer Students to the Nursing Program | College of Nursing | Kent State University

Transfer Student Admission

Undergraduate Students

If you were previously enrolled in a Bachelor of Science in Nursing program and you have attended clinical courses, you will need to complete a transfer application. This application is reviewed by a faculty committee to determine admissions, course transferability, etc. You must also meet all of the following criteria for consideration:

  • Applicant must have a 3.2 cumulative GPA and a 2.75 prerequisite science GPA to be reviewed.
  • Applicant must have a minimum C grade on the first attempt in all nursing courses in the current nursing curriculum.
  • Applicant must be in good academic standing at current college or university.
  • Applicant must complete 30 credit hours of nursing coursework at Kent State University to satisfy the University's residency requirement.

Review the full university policy on undergraduate transfer admission

Graduate Students

Please contact the Office of Student Services at 330-672-7911 or gradnurse@kent.edu to discuss transfer options.