Tennessee Admissions Requirements
Western Governors University is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission. In order to view detailed job placement and graduation information on the programs offered by Western Governors University, please visit http://state.tn.us/thec and click on the "Authorized Institutions Data" button.
As a result of this authorization, Tennessee residents who plan to attend WGU will be required to complete the following steps prior to enrollment:
1. Complete the State of Tennessee Enrollment Agreement
This agreement covers the policies, procedures, regulations, and academic requirements applicable to WGU, its students, and its programs. You will complete and sign this agreement with the assistance of your Admissions Counselor.
2. Sign the Transferability of Credits Disclosure
The transferability of credits disclosure is required by T.C.A. section 49-7-144(d). See a sample of this disclosure at http://www.wgu.edu/admissions/tennessee_disclosure.
WGU's Nursing Department is in the process of seeking approval from the Tennessee Board of Nursing to offer its post-licensure baccalaureate programs in Tennessee. We are not currently enrolling students for our post-licensure baccalaureate programs but are accepting BSN to MSN students in Tennessee at this time.
Speak to an Enrollment Counselor for more information.