Important Notice About Licensing and Credentialing (PDF, 616 KB)  

Application Checklist

Applications for both the University and the Nursing Program due February 1 - March 31

  • Complete all Nursing Pre-Requisites and Application Requirements (visit the Track II Program website for complete details)
  • CSU Channel Islands Undergraduate Admission application: apply online at ($55.00 Application Fee)
  • "Summer Bridge" ADN to BSN OR RN to BSN Program Application
  • Two Letters of Recommendation (professional or educational) One from a Nursing professor or your current program
  • Resume
  • OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS from every college/university attended (uploaded to your NursingCAS application)
  • *Proof of English Language competency. **

* If you have attended a foreign college or university:

  • DETAILED professional evaluation for all foreign transcripts is required. You may use World Education Services at or International Education Research Foundation at for this purpose. Please have them send the evaluation directly to the Extended University Department address below.

* * If your country of origin’s official language is not English or when language of instruction of previous degree was primarily in a language other than English:

  • TOEFL score is required.

Application Notes:

Please submit all supporting application documents to your NursingCAS application.

CSU Channel Islands is processing applications to its nursing program through NursingCAS, the centralized application service for nursing. Click the "apply now" button below  which links directly to our program's portal to start an application or log into your existing account and complete the steps to fill out and submit your application. If you need help with NursingCAS, visit the applicant help center or contact applicant support with questions. Applications are only accepted between February 1st through March 31st.
*Note: All Track II Applications are covered by one NursingCAS application: ADN/RN to BSN.
**All application documents should be uploaded to your NursingCAS application. Please do not submit hard copies of documents to the program.
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