Master of Science in Nursing - Application Dates

Important Application Information

The deadline for applications to the Family Nurse Practitioner and Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practioner trackers concluded on January 15th, 2016.

Applications to apply to the UCA MSN Program are submitted through NursingCAS, an online application service for nursing.


For admission August 2016

  • Application period – July 1, 2015 to January 15, 2016.
    • All applications for the Nurse Practitioner tracks submitted by January 15, 2016 will be considered if all required documents are received and verified by NursingCAS by April 15, 2016.  The deadline for the Nurse Educator and Clinical Nurse Leader tracks has been extended to July 1, 2016.
  • If you have not been notified of your status by May 5, 2016 please contact the Department of Nursing.


Course dates may be found on the academic calendar at

Post-Master's Certificate Program -  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 2016 semester.   If you are interested in either the Family Nurse Practitioner Post Master's Certificate or the Adult/Gero Post Master's Certificate, please email  Rose Schlosser at for more information.  Admission is competitive.

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