Legal Nurse Consultant Program Admissions - Capital University Law School

Legal Nurse Consultant Program Admissions

  • If you are interested in applying to the January 2019 cohort, please submit your application by no later than Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

     Admission Requirements for Registered Nurses:

    1. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year institution;
    2. Valid R.N. license; and
    3. 5000 hours of clinical experience, preferably in a relevant area.

    Admission Procedures

    Applicants for the LNC Program must complete an online application and submit the following information:

    1. Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions (even if a degree was not completed);
    2. Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV);
    3. Two professional references and contact information;
    4. Personal statement (space provided in the online application);
    5. Copy of your valid R.N. license; and
    6. Statement about your 5000 hours of clinical experience.

    Once an applicant submits all required application materials, the Assistant Dean of Graduate and Professional Law Programs may schedule a phone interview with the applicant. All completed applications are reviewed by the program assistant dean and admission decisions are made on a rolling basis for both the November and May starting dates.

    Transfer of credits: A student may ask to transfer up to a maximum of 6 credits into the LNC Program from an accredited college or university and program approved by the American Bar Association. The Assistant Dean of Graduate and Professional Law Programs has the direction to accept the transferred credits into the LNC Program.

    Please note: We must have a minimum of three students admitted into the program and committed to registering for classes in order to move forward with each new cohort.