Applicants seeking admission to our Associate Degree Nursing program must FIRST apply and be accepted to Andrew College. It is recommended that students apply to the college at least one (1) month prior to the application deadline as admission process may take up to 4 weeks to complete. Only AFTER being accepted into the College can students submit applications to the nursing department.

Applications submitted prior to Andrew College acceptance will NOT be considered.

Please read all information carefully prior to submitting your application packet.

Andrew College Nursing applications for Fall 2021 will be accepted January 1, 2021 through April 15, 2021 (or until maximum capacity is reached). 

The Kaplan Admissions Exam Overall Score Requirement is now 67%.

2-Step Application Process
(See application form for more details)

Step 1

Apply for admission and be accepted to Andrew College

Request all official transcripts and SAT/ACT text scores to be submitted to the Office of Admissions

Submit all required admission documents

Complete your Free Application for Federal Aid (FAFSA) online

Step 2

Complete all prerequisite courses as necessary (per nursing admission criteria – see page 3 of nursing application for list of required courses)

Earn a minimum GPA of 2.8

Sign-up for Kaplan entrance exam (

Submit nursing application packet by April 15th (see page 5 for application packet checklist)

Kaplan Entrance Exam Instructions

Sign-up for Kaplan entrance exam by email at

We will notify you by email once we acquire the dates for testing. You will have the option to choose from dates provided to us by Kaplan.

We are new to Kaplan! As such, we will notify you of any changes in how to set-up your entrance exam.