Admissions Requirements

To be considered for Online Learning admission:

  1. Submit completed application (online or contact your site coordinator for a paper application)
  2. Pay your $35 application fee online* or by check: Office of Extended Campus and Online Learning, PO Box 128, Banner Elk, NC 28604
  3. Submit official transcripts from ALL colleges attended
  4. Review program-specific requirements (see below for more details)

 
If there are special circumstances to consider regarding your academic and/or personal background, please submit a brief essay with an explanation. In addition, academic recommendations or an interview may be required.

Once your file is complete, you will be notified of your admission decision within two weeks. Students are automatically reviewed for academic merit scholarships as part of the admission process.

*An Electronic Payment Service Fee of 2.38% for all credit/debit card transactions and $1.00 for all E-check/ACH transactions will apply.

Program-Specific Requirements

Elementary Education Admissions Requirements

In order to be admitted to Lees-McRae College, students must have/provide the following:

  • Praxis Core scores (468 combined or higher)
  • GPA of 2.7 or higher
  • Application and personal statement
  • Two faculty recommendations

RN to BSN Admissions Requirements

In order to be admitted to Lees-McRae College, students must provide the following:

  • Associate degree in nursing or diploma in registered nursing
  • License as a registered nurse
  • Completed application
  • Official transcript(s) from all colleges and post-secondary schools attended
  • Two letter of professional recommendation

After Acceptence

Congratulations, you've been admitted! To reserve your place, please provide:

Stay informed about next steps by communicating regularly with your site/program coordinator.

*An Electronic Payment Service Fee of 2.38% for all credit/debit card transactions and $1.00 for all E-check/ACH transactions will apply.

Have Questions?

Please contact the following coordinators:

  • Criminal Justice or Human Services students: Ava Yamouti (828.448.6143, yamoutia@lmc.edu)
  • Elementary Education students: Tonya Fulk (828.260.5895, fulkt@lmc.edu)
  • RN to BSN students: Fabienne Delliniger (828.898.8791, dellingerf@lmc.edu)