Glad to see you’re ready to make your mark!

Undergraduate Admission

First-Year Admission

For a student attending college for the first time at the undergraduate level.

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Transfer Admission - Apply Online

For a student entering McKendree University who has previously attended a post-secondary institution.

International Admission - Apply Online

For a degree-seeking international student.


BSN Admission - Apply Online

For a degree-seeking student who has previously earned an associate degree in nursing or completed a diploma nursing program. The BSN completion program is offered at various site locations.

The Center at Scott Air Force Base - Apply Online

For degree-seeking students who are working adults and whose schedules may change frequently. The program consists of one-month courses.

Kentucky Campuses - Apply Online

For degree-seeking students who want to enroll in our Radcliff, KY or Shepherdsville, KY campuses.


Graduate Admission

For students who hold a bachelor's degree or equivalent and wish to take classes at the post-baccalaureate level.

Doctoral Program in Education 

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Master of Business Administration 

Master of Arts in Education/Master of
Arts in Teaching

Master of Arts in Criminal Justice

Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Master of Science in Nursing

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McKendree Online

For degree-seeking students interested in completing a bachelor or master program in an online format.

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Bachelor of Business Administration

Bachelor of Science in Nursing
(RN-to-BSN completion program)

Master of Business Administration

Master of Arts in Education

Master of Science in Nursing



Make Your Mark

We already know a little bit about you. Just by choosing to become a Bearcat, we already know you want more than just a piece of paper. You want an experience. You want academic excellence. You want more responsibility. You want engagement in the world around you. And you want to keep learning your entire life. You’re someone who is going places.

Deep down you already are a Bearcat; you just haven’t started yet. Take the first step and apply now. We want to be a part of your journey.

Applicants are considered on an individual basis without regard to sex, race, disability, nationality or religion.