Online Students

How to Apply

I want to apply as a Degree Completion Program Student

Step 1: Admission Requirements

Programs other than Nursing

  • Official transcripts indicating 24 transferable credit hours from a regionally accredited institution for all programs except Elementary Education which requires 44 credit hours. (Applicants with fewer than 48 transferable hours will work with their assigned success coach in collaboration with the academic program leadership of the applicant’s chosen major program of study to produce a written curriculum plan establishing a clear path to graduation)
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better 
  • Completion of specific prerequisite coursework as deemed necessary by the department of the chosen major

RN-BSN Program

  • Completion of an associate degree with a major in nursing or a hospital diploma nursing program
  • Current, unrestricted RN licensure
  • One year of nursing experience within the past five years OR completion of a nursing program within the past year
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on all previous college coursework
  • Completion of a satisfactory criminal background check

*Second Degree BSN Program

  • Completion of a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Completion of required prerequisite courses
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.85 on all previous college coursework
  • Completion of a satisfactory criminal background check and drug screen
  • ABSN supplemental application for the Hunt School of Nursing – opens in a new windowComplete ABSN Application

*Second Degree BSN program classes are face-to-face.

Basic Life Support CPR Certification for Healthcare Providers through the American Heart Association: Must be completed prior to beginning nursing courses. American Red Cross certifications will NOT be accepted. Please send a copy of your certification.

QUESTIONS? PLEASE CALL 866-498-4625 OR EMAIL  opens in a new window[email protected]NER-WEBB.EDUcreate new email.

Step 2: Apply to Gardner-Webb 

Step 3: Send us your Transcripts

Submit your official transcripts via mail or electronically from any previously attended colleges to:

[email protected]
create new email
Gardner-Webb University
Digital Learning
P.O. Box 1896
Boiling Springs, NC 28017