California State University, Fresno
Description & Objectives
Entry Level Master’s in Nursing Program (ELM):
A full-time accelerated graduate program that enables students who hold a baccalaureate degree in a field other than nursing to complete the required nursing coursework and be eligible to become a nurse educator. The first portion of the program prepares students to take the registered nurse licensure exam. The second portion of the program provides the coursework necessary to allow students to graduate with an M.S.N. as a Clinical Nurse Specialist/Nurse Educator.
Official transcripts from all post-secondary schools with a minimum GPA of 3.0 in each of the Core 8 prerequisites; Completed application for admission with three letters of recommendation; Written essay; Successful completion of the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS).