Lourdes College

Degree Type

Master’s of Science in Nursing, Master’s certificate program (GNAC).

Program Length

28 months, full time

Credit Hours

65 semester hours

Starting Month


Application Deadline


Program Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Nursing is required.

Ohio RN licensure is required prior to starting the program.

A minimum of 2 years experience (within the last 5 years) in a critical care area is required prior to matriculation.

Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and a minimum math/science GPA of 3.0.

GRE with preference given to those who receive a combined quantitative and verbal score of 1000 and a score greater than 3.5 on the analytical writing section.

Required Certifications: BLS (Basic Life Support), ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support), and PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support).

Course Prereqs: College Algebra, Statistics, Microbiology, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Anatomy and Physiology.

Complete a minimum shadowing experience of at least one day with an anesthesia provider prior to application.


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email: jliebnau@lourdes.edu
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