Application Requirements

Now accepting applications for Fall 2021 and Spring 2021. Please visit NursingCAS to apply. 

Application Deadlines Fall Spring
Priority May 15 November 1
Standard August 1 December 1

Application Requirements: 

  • Applicants must hold an associate’s degree in nursing (ADN)
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Active California RN license 
  • Successful interview with the College of Nursing
  • Submit an application through NursingCAS
  • Please be prepared to submit the following with your NursingCAS application:
    • Official transcripts from an accredited college or university which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and/or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, reflecting completion of an associate's degree or evaluated equivalency
    • Three recommendations completed electronically through NursingCAS. Recommendations must be from sources who can personally attest to the candidate's potential for scholarly and professional success, i.e., academic, professional or personal. Family members may not complete recommendations.
    • Professional resume that includes current clinical practice
    • Comprehensive essay that includes the following:
      • Purpose for entering the program
      • Significant events or experiences that have influenced your professional life
      • Long-term professional goals
      • Reasons for choosing to study at CBU 

For technical support with your application, contact NursingCAS:

NursingCAS Customer Service: 
(617) 612–2880 
Hours: Monday– Friday (9 a.m.–5 p.m. Eastern Time)