Nursing

Application Deadlines

We accept applications for programs at various times throughout the year. Some programs admit students for each semester start and others admit students once a year. For all programs, the application window could close early, if seats are filled.

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program admits students for fall semester start.

Deadlines
  Date
Direct-entry admission
Dec. 1
Second-year admission (transfer and transition students)
Feb. 28

The RN-BSN Online program admits students for each semester start.

Deadlines
Spring Summer Fall
Nov. 1 March 1 July 1

The Accelerated Direct-Entry MSN admits students for summer semester start.

Deadlines
Spring Summer Fall
N/A March 1
N/A

The Master of Science in Nursing program admits students for spring and fall semester start. Online MSN programs also admit for summer semester start.

Deadlines
  Spring Summer Fall
On Campus
Oct. 1* N/A
May 1
Online Oct. 1 March 1
May 1
*Adult-Gerontology Acute Care and Neonatal MSN programs do not admit for spring semester start.

The Post-Master's Certificate program admits students for the spring and fall semester starts. Online Post-Master's Certificate programs also admit students for summer semester start.

Deadlines
  Spring Summer Fall
On Campus
Oct. 1 N/A
May 1
Online Oct. 1 March 1
May 1

The Doctor of Nursing Practice program (except the nurse anesthesia specialty) admits students for fall semester start. The DNP Nurse Anesthesia program admits students for spring semester start.

Deadlines
  Spring
Summer
Fall
Doctor of Nursing Practice
N/A N/A May 1
DNP Nurse Anesthesia
Dec. 1 (for the spring after next)
N/A N/A

The PhD in Nursing program admits students for fall semester start.

Deadlines
Spring Summer
Fall
N/A
N/A
March 1

The Nurse Educator Graduate Certificate admits students for every semester start.

Deadlines
Spring Summer
Fall
Oct. 1
March 1
May 1