Application for Admission
Master of Science in Nursing/Master of Business Administration
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
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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
Copy of current Nursing license
Two letters of recommendation
GRE or GMAT scores (Valparaiso University's GMAT institution code is 1874)
Application Fee: $30 for US Citizens
I. Program of Concentration
Please indicate area of concentration:
Select Area of Concentration
Master of Science in Nursing/Master of Business Administration (MSN/MBA)
What is your current MSN status? (Please note: For this joint degree program, the MSN degree may not be awarded until the MBA is completed).
Accepted, not yet enrolled
What is your academic background in business?
Undergraduate business major
Undergraduate business minor
Graduate coursework in business: list degree/number of credits
Management Certificate for Nursing or an equivalent certificate
Fewer than 15 credits (minor) in business
No prior business coursework
Have you taken the GMAT?
If YES, please indicate your overall scores:
If NO, please indicate when you are taking the GMAT: