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Wolford College accepts applications for Spring or Fall admissions. Spring classes begin in February and Fall classes in September/October.

Applications are accepted throughout the year and reviewed on a rolling basis until the incoming Spring or Fall class is full. Early application is encouraged. Please read through the admissions criteria carefully and go through the checklist below. Please contact Lori Ellison with any questions at lellison@wolford.edu or by phone at (239) 513-1135. Make sure to review the Office of the Registrar for more admission information.

Admissions Checklist:

  • Completed Application
  • Application fee ($50.00 money order or cashiers check)
  • **Official transcripts from all academic institutions attended that indicates the following successful course completion (C or above) Graduate Record Exam (GRE), taken within 5 years
    • Two Chemistry courses (one w/ a lab component)
    • Undergraduate Health Assessment course and Statistics course
    • Two Anatomy & Physiology courses
  • A combined score (verbal and quantitative) with a score of: New Revised GRE-297 (V=153/Q=144) or Old GRE -1000
    • Analytical section must be reported with a score of 3.5 preferred
    • Wolford College GRE institution code is 5644 / www.gre.org
  • License as a registered nurse with eligibility for Florida RN licensure
  • Three recommendations (on Wolford College form)
    • One must be from a current clinical supervisor
  • Current Resume
  • One page “Statement of Purpose Essay”
  • Photocopy (if permitted in the applicant’s state) of current and unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse with eligibility for Florida RN licensure
  • Copies of ACLS, BLS and PALS certification (Official American Heart Association certifications only)
  • Drivers license copy – Current, valid unrestricted drivers license from one jurisdiction of the United States
  • TOEFL score of 550 (paper based) or 213 (computer based) for international students
  • CCRN is required for re-application

**Institutions should mail transcripts to:

Wolford College
Attn: Admissions
1336 Creekside Blvd Suite 2
Naples, FL 34108