11: School of Graduate Nursing

General Information | M.S. in Nursing | Ph.D. in Nursing | Course Descriptions | Faculty

Philosophy | Characteristics of Graduates | Admission | Academic Regulations
Program Description | Clinical Nurse Specialist | Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner | Health System Management | M.S.N.-M.B.A. Joint Degree
Post-Master's Primary Care Nurse Practitioner | Post-Master's Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Admission | Grades | Nurse Practitioner Program Completion Requirements


Applicants must:

  1. Have completed a master's degree in nursing from an NLN-accredited school of nursing;
  2. Be licensed as a registered nurse;
  3. Submit three satisfactory academic/professional recommendations;
  4. Submit a clear statement of educational and professional goals;
  5. Submit validation of basic health assessment skills;
  6. Be available for an interview if requested.

Applications for admission may be obtained from the School of Nursing Office of Student Affairs. In addition to the application form, the applicant must: (1) request that official transcripts of academic work be forwarded to the School of Nursing Office of Student Affairs, and (2) obtain three statements of recommendation from persons who can speak directly to his or her ability to pursue post-graduate study. The statements of recommendation are to be sent by the writers of the recommendations to the Office of Student Affairs, School of Nursing.

The completed application and application fee must be postmarked no later than March 1 for May enrollment.

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