Application for Admission Master of Science in Nursing Education We welcome your application for admission to the Graduate School of Valparaiso University. The mission of the Graduate School is to serve the advanced learning, professional development, and personal enrichment needs of individuals regionally and nationally. The Graduate School admits students that demonstrate the ability and motivation to succeed in an academically challenging environment. This form is meant to be completed ONLINE ONLY. If you would like a hard copy, please choose the Requesting Information link and one will be sent to you. You may mail any required materials to: Office of the Graduate School Kretzmann Hall 116 1700 Chapel Drive Valparaiso, IN 46383-6493 USA You may contact us via: Telephone: (219) 464-5313 Toll Free: (800) 821-7685 Fax: (219) 464-5381 Email: Application Procedure Please us the Tab key to move through the application to enter data In order for your application to be considered for admission, all required information must be received by the Graduate Office including: Certified transcripts of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from an accredited nursing program and any graduate work undertaken Copy of Registered Nurse License Two letters of recommendation (to be sent directly from recommenders) A reflective essay (unless you completed it on the online application) Application Fee: $30 for US Citizens GRADUATE APPLICATION I. Program of Concentration Please indicate area of concentration: Select Area of Concentration MS in Nursing SUPPLEMENTAL APPLICATION The following list will help you complete your application to the Master of Science in Nursing program. A. Evidence of background in Physical Assessment if not listed as a separate course on transcript (e.g., letter from College if it was integrated; copy of physical assessment continuing education course). B. Graduate courses, if any, to be submitted for approval for transfer credit (no more than 9 credits). Course Title Credits Course Title Credits Course Title Credits C. Letters of Reference: One must come from applicant's baccalaureate program (List names & affiliations). Reference 1: Reference 2: D. Are you applying as part of the IVY Tech/VU Public Private Partnership?  Select One Yes No