Wayne State University


To be eligible for this pathway, applicants must:

  • Have earned an appropriate associate degree in nursing from a community college or a hospital based diploma program with a 3.0 GPA or better;
  • Meet all WSU admission requirements;
  • Complete and submit the online WSU Transfer Application by June 1;
  • Possess an RN license prior to beginning coursework.

As you begin the online WSU Transfer Application, be sure to:

  • Select "Transfer or Second Degree" for applicant type.
  • Select the appropriate term.
  • Select "Nursing - Traditional (Pre-Major)" as the intended major.

After submitting your WSU Transfer Application, you must:

  • Login to your WSU Admission Application (App Status).
  • Under "Next Steps" select "Apply to the RN-BSN pathway."
  • After you confirm that you want to apply to the RN-BSN pathway, additional options will be added to your WSU application, which include:
    • Upload two letters of professional recommendation by June 1.
    • Upload certification of your RN license by August 15.