Admission Requirements

Applicants seeking admission to the evening and online program must have a high school diploma or equivalent and fulfill the following requirements to be considered:

  • Apply for free. Our application is non-binding, meaning you are not obligated to attend Bushnell University if you are admitted to the program.
  • Submit an official transcript from each college/university attended and military transcripts (an applicant may also be asked to furnish a high school transcript, if they have less than 12 credits).
  • Have a grade point average of 2.0 (2.75 for RN to BSN applicants).
  • RN to BSN students must have graduated from an accredited Registered Nursing program and currently hold an active unencumbered Registered Nursing license.
  • Teacher Education students must complete the application process for Bushnell’s School of Education by the end of their junior year.
  • Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and have it sent to Bushnell University (003208), if using financial aid.
  • Applicants who do not meet the GPA requirements listed above should provide a one page statement of explanation for consideration.

After being admitted to the program, you can enroll with the next start date that fits your schedule. Your application is valid for one year.

Non-discrimination statement

The policy of Bushnell University is to provide equal opportunity for all qualified persons in the educational programs and activities that the University operates. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion, marital status, or any other protected status to the extent prohibited by applicable nondiscrimination laws in its admission policy, employment, scholarship and loan programs, educational, athletic, and other activities that it operates.

Contact us

We’re here for you! If you have any questions about the application process, please reach out. We want to help. Email us at admissions@bushnell.edu or call 541-684-7201.