Master of Science in Nursing – Application Dates

Important Application Information


The application period for admission in Fall 2017 will open on November 1, 2016 and close on April 1, 2017.

For admission August 2017

  • If you have not been notified of your status by May 5, 2017 please contact the School of Nursing.
  • Once you have submitted your application for admission in Fall 2017 and decisions have been made, you will be notified at that time to apply to the UCA Graduate School.  Please do not apply to the Graduate School until you are instructed to do so.


Course dates may be found on the academic calendar at

Post-Master’s Certificate Programs –  We will be accepting applications for the Nurse Educator with a Clinical Specialty and Clinical Nurse Leader Post-Master’s Certificate and/or 2nd MSN for the fall 2017 semester.  At present we do not anticipate taking applications for the  the Family Nurse Practitioner Post Master’s Certificate or the Adult/Gero Post Master’s Certificate.  We are maintaining a notification list of those interested in the FNP or AGNP post master’s certificate programs and will notify those individuals on the list if we decide to take applications.  Please email  Rose Schlosser at to be added to the notification list.  Admission is competitive.

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