Application to Enroll in EKU Online RN-BSN Nursing Program

To be completed by all students seeking admission to the RN-BSN nursing program.
In addition to the university’s application, you are required to submit:

  • This fully completed application.
  • Verification of an RN license from an approved state that is free and unrestricted, meaning that it has not been subject to reprimand, revocation, probation, suspension, restriction, limitation, disciplinary action, discretionary review/hearing or encumbrance nor had any type of complaint filed against it.
  • Transcripts from any and all universities you have attended submitted directly to EKU from the issuing institution(s).

DEADLINES: The application deadline is July 1 for Fall Term (August), November 1 for Spring Term (January) and March 15 for Summer Term (May).

(Any license under review for any reason is not considered free and unrestricted or unencumbered.)

Instructions: Access your verification through, view and download the report, retitle the file using your name, then upload to this form.  If you experience upload issues, e-mail your documents to

All EKU students must meet the university’s General Education Requirements by completing a series of classes focused on a well-rounded educational experience. Some students have already completed these requirements through transfer classes or other means when they apply

You may be eligible for our more rigorous EKU Online 1-Year Path, pending departmental review and approval.* This plan is available to students who:

  • Meet EKU’s criteria for General Education Certification
  • Have completed a statistics class with a grade of “C” or better
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher

While the Traditional Path is the best option for most applicants, we give you the option of submitting your application materials for additional evaluation by the department to determine if you are eligible for the 1-Year Path. Learn more