To be considered for admission, applicants must complete the following materials. Only complete applications will be reviewed. As specified on the Illinois State application, please provide all former names under which your transcripts might arrive to the Office of Admissions. Failure to do so may make a student ineligible for admission review.
Applicants who reside in Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri and Iowa have the benefit of paying In-State tuition at Illinois State University.
Please submit your application in the order listed below.
Applicants must complete the on-line application for admission through Illinois State University's Office of Admissions between September 1, 2017 and February 1, 2018 for Fall 2018 admission. Materials received after the application deadline will be considered on a space-available basis. Applicants will be notified of their admission status by mid-March 2018.
Applicants are required to submit official transcripts from all prior collegiate academic work to the ISU Office of Admissions, Campus Box 2200, Normal, Illinois 61790-2200.
As part of the online application, applicants will be required to complete and/or submit supplemental materials to Mennonite College of Nursing.
Applicants will provide the following information online:
One professional or academic reference using the reference form linked below from a person qualified to assess the applicant's potential to succeed in the MSN certificate program. Please have your reference use the following form to submit for your application:
The ISU application states specifically as well that Mennonite College of Nursing does NOT use the online reference system embedded within the ISU application. PLEASE DO NOT use the online application references system. References will not be accepted in that format.
The Reference Form will need to be submitted to:
Mennonite College of Nursing
Illinois State University
Campus Box 5810
Normal, IL 61790-5810
International applicants must submit to Mennonite College of Nursing a Credentials Evaluation Service Academic Report from CGFNS (Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools) or WES (World Education Services). International applicants must comply with the International Applicant Requirements as directed by the Illinois State University Office of Admissions. Please apply early in the application process to ensure adequate time to review transcripts and Credential Evaluation Reports.