MSN to MBA Bridge Admission Requirements

Nebraska Wesleyan University’s MSN to MBA Bridge program requires the following for admittance. Applicants do not need to take the GRE or GMAT.

  • Master of Science in Nursing degree (with an emphasis in leadership or management*)
    *The MBA director may grant exceptions to this emphasis requirement upon review of work experience and relevant coursework.
  • Free online application
  • Undergraduate and graduate transcripts
    Contact all the colleges you’ve attended and request that they send official transcripts to the appropriate address below.
    For Lincoln MSN to MBA Bridge students:
    Melissa McCoy
    Nebraska Wesleyan University
    5000 Saint Paul Avenue
    Lincoln, NE 68504
    mmccoy [at]
    For Omaha MSN to MBA Bridge students:
    Holly Bohn
    Nebraska Wesleyan University
    14010 FNB Parkway
    Omaha, NE 68154
    hbohn [at]
  • NWU graduate transcript request
    If you graduated from Nebraska Wesleyan and did not transfer in any courses from another institution, you do not need to request transcripts from NWU.

    If you transferred courses from another institution to NWU, download, complete, and sign the Inner Campus Transcript Request Form. Mail, email, or FAX it to:
    Registrar’s Office
    Nebraska Wesleyan University
    5000 Saint Paul Avenue
    Lincoln, NE 68504-2796
    Fax: 402.465.2565
    Email: registrar [at]
  • Two references
    Upload the names and email addresses of two education or work-related associates. We will send your references an online form to complete in support of your application.
  • Résumé
    Upload your résumé.
  • Personal goals statement
    In 300-500 words, describe your reason for pursuing an MBA or MSN/MBA. What professional, personal and educational goals do you hope to achieve? What strengths will you bring to Nebraska Wesleyan’s MBA program? You may upload your personal goal statement or enter it in your online application for admission.