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Degree and Graduation Requirements

Students admitted into the Graduate School of Nursing will complete graduation requirements within a specified number of years (not counting time away for an approved leave of absence) depending on their specific educational program.

Requirements for graduation

  • GEP students are required to complete 1000 RN hours prior to graduation.
  • Successful completion of all required coursework. 
  • Successful completion of the required clinical hours. 
  • Demonstration of the ability to perform the skills in the GSN Technical Standards with or without reasonable accommodations consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
  • Completion of Certification for Graduation with the GSN Office of Student Affairs and any additional administrative requirements such as payment of all fines including library and parking, returning all books, payment of any outstanding bills, course evaluations, etc.