|The NursingCAS Applicant Newsletter is a monthly newsletter intended to keep you informed about programs with available space, deadline extensions, and new programs added to NursingCAS. The newsletter will feature:
Accelerated Nursing Second Degree Program—an on-campus program that prepares students with bachelor’s degree in other fields to become a Registered Nurse (15 months/4 semesters).
RN to BSN (online)—designed for working professionals who are licensed as Registered Nurses or preparing to complete their RN licensure. *RN-BSN tuition rates are $295 per credit hour.
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)—flexible, online format with occasional on-site requirements throughout the program. Specialty tracks include Family Nurse Practitioner (BSN to DNP), Advanced Practice (MSN to DNP), and Health Systems Leadership (BSN to DNP and MSN to DNP). *HRSA Nurse Faculty Loan Program also available!
School Nurse Program—post-bachelor certificate program for RNs consisting of online coursework and a 160 to 320-hour internship in a school setting. Completion prepares nurses to practice as a professional School Nurse in alignment with the ANA and NASN Scope and Standards of Professional School Nursing Practice.
Nurse Educator Certificate Program— for RNs with a BSN, MSN, or DNP or who are working on their DNP. Prepares nurses to teach in a nursing education program or healthcare setting. 12 credit hours of graduate-level, online coursework and a 48-hour practicum/project.
For start dates and deadlines, call 419-289-5738 or visit our website.
Baldwin Wallace University
Our program is designed for students who have earned a bachelor’s degree and are interested in earning a second bachelor’s degree in nursing. Our full-time, in-person program prepares our students to become successful nurses… in just 15 months!
Features of our program include (but are not limited to):
We want you to join our BW community! Please note that we have a rolling admission process for our program – for this reason, we encourage candidates to apply as soon as possible. The deadline to apply for our program is May 15, 2022.
For more information on how to apply, please visit our ABSN admission page. Questions? Contact Lauryn Rosinski at firstname.lastname@example.org or 440-826-2915!
If accepted to the Traditional Option, you will have the opportunity to apply for admission to the Baptist Scholar’s Program. A selected group of students complete their studies at Baptist Hospital in Kendall and may be provided with an opportunity for employment within the Baptist Healthcare system upon completion of the program. Tuition for these highly-qualified and motivated students is substantially reduced. You will save over $30,000 in tuition costs and experience clinical learning at one of the most highly rated healthcare systems in Florida.
Ready to start your nursing career?
Please see the Barry University BSN Program NursingCAS page for more information about the program and our university in general or go to www.barry.edu/nursing.
We offer a classroom-based, 12-month, intensive nursing program with over 750 hours of clinical experience. Get a great job quickly thanks eager employers and our outstanding reputation. Small class sizes and specialty clinical experiences in critical care, trauma, ER, mother-baby, pediatrics, community public health, psychiatric mental health and nursing leadership/management set Bellarmine nurses apart.
We offer FREE summer housing on our beautiful campus in the heart of Louisville, perennially ranked one of America’s most livable cities. Apply now through your Nursing CAS profile. Get more information now at our Accel BSN FAQ page or contact Julie Armstrong-Binnix for advising at email@example.com or 502-272-8364.
Belmont Abbey College
MSN degree applicants are admitted on a rolling basis up until the following deadlines:
Nurse Practitioner applicants are admitted twice a year as per the following deadlines:
One cohort will be accepted annually for both BSN-DNP and Post-MSN DNP. Applicants are admitted on a rolling basis up until the following deadlines:
For more information, please contact Jordan.Manini@desales.edu or 610.282.1100 x2838
*Application Deadline March 1* Scholarships available for applications completed by deadline!
Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner: Available to registered nurses with a Bachelor of Science in nursing, this program prepares family nurse practitioners for outpatient settings across the lifespan. The program consists of online courses with on-campus intensives three times throughout the entire program. Part-time and full-time tracks are available. Now admitting in Fall, Spring, & Summer!
Second MSN option: For registered nurses and advanced practice registered nurses with a Master of Science in nursing in another area, up to 15 hours of essential courses may count toward the 45-hour degree completion.
Post-graduate Certificate, Family Nurse Practitioner: This option is available to registered nurses or advanced practice registered nurses with a Master of Science in nursing in another area. Students may complete up to 32 credit hours in the program. Upon completion of required courses, students are eligible to sit for the family nurse practitioner national certification exam.
Master of Science in Nursing-Master’s Entry into Professional Nursing: Harding offers the first prelicensure program in Arkansas, preparing students to become advanced entry-level professional nurses who graduate with a Master of Science in nursing. The master’s entry into professional nursing will include a focus on health care administration and leadership. The five-semester program is offered year-round.
Choose from two tracks:
For more information: harding.edu/nursing/graduate-nursing email: firstname.lastname@example.org email: email@example.com
Please contact Dr. Amy Edmison, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies, for additional information at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about King University, visit our website.
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans
We are pleased to announce our upcoming application deadlines:
Graduate program deadlines can be found on the School of Nursing’s website, or visit the links below for more information:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN):
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN):
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP):
Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (PhD) New!
Please contact us with any questions: email@example.com
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS)- Manchester
Mercy College of Health Sciences
If you meet our admissions requirements, we’ll see you in May! Classes start on May 2, 2022. Submit your application and all official transcripts by March 15th to be considered for our Summer 2022 semester! For more information, contact Andrew Gress at 515-218-1896 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Missouri State University
Looking for a four-year BSN program? Students in our BSN program can have a traditional university experience while completing an exceptional clinical program. Our program is selective, but student-centered, allowing you to receive more one-on-one attention from faculty members who help students make professional connections that will last long after graduation. The application for Spring 2023 start will open June 1, 2022.
Advance your career and knowledge with a graduate degree. Get your Master of Science in Nursing with an option in either:
Take your nursing practice career to the next level.
For questions and assistance on any of our programs, please contact email@example.com. We are here to help!
Notre Dame College
Faculty and staff take great pride in celebrating the vast potential and unique talents of each and every student within a small classroom, and hands on environment. Working together with faculty, students learn to think both critically and clinically, to be able to impact their future personal growth positively. For more information on Notre Dame College please visit our NursingCAS page or our website home page: https://www.notredamecollege.edu/nursing
Applications for a seat in our Fall 2022 Pre-Licensure BSN Program accepted until May 13, 2022 thru the NursingCAS portal.
Engage, thrive, and be inspired in a program where every student is our most important student!
Roseman University of Health Sciences
To learn more about our programs visit us at https://gonursing.roseman.edu/inquiryform. Your future nursing career starts NOW!
Schreiner University’s 2021 BSN NCLEX Pass Rate was 100% for the 4th year in a row.
Located in the Heart of the Texas Hill Country, the Schreiner University Nursing Program provides excellent learning opportunities for their students. Accredited by the CCNE for 30 students, we provide a customized nursing experience. All of our faculty are Doctorally prepared nurses, teaching in their area of expertise. Our students have exclusive access to Peterson Regional Medical Center and Hill Country Memorial Hospital for various clinical rotations, in addition to multiple healthcare facilities in the surrounding area. Students travel to San Antonio Children’s Hospital and University Hospital for pediatric and intensive care rotations. We have had four consecutive years of 100% NCLEX pass rate and a 97% employment rate prior to graduation. You will achieve more at Schreiner University.
The deadline for submission of application and other required paperwork to the Schreiner University BSN program is April 15, 2022 for consideration of admission in the Fall semester. Interviews for admission will occur the following week. Applicants may contact the office of the Nursing Department at 830-792-7323 if they require assistance or you can visit the Schreiner Nursing webpage, https://schreiner.edu/nursing/
Texas A&M University – Texarkana
Texas A&M University-Texarkana is a comprehensive regional university committed to Academic Excellence, Student Success, and Community Leadership. As a member of The Texas A&M University System, one of the largest and most distinguished higher education systems in the nation, we provide students with an affordable educational experience and a world-class degree in a family atmosphere known as a “community” of higher education. Our nursing program graduates are accountable and knowledgeable leaders in the rapidly changing healthcare system, contributing to and strengthening nursing as a profession.
Benefits of Texas A&M University-Texarkana:
Process for ADN to BSN program:
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
University of Cincinnati
DEADLINES—Programs close before deadlines once capacity is reached.
*CINCINNATI AREA RESIDENTS for MSN & Post-MSN Family NP and MSN AGPC NP: Select the Cincinnati Metro Application. Residents of all other areas select the Distance Learner application.
Metro Area Counties:
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For further information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 816-501-3671.
Not quite ready for Fall 2022? Watch for information coming soon about our Spring 2023 cohort admission cycle.
University of Cincinnati
PhD Nursing Research Deadline Extension
We are happy to announce that additional seats have been added for our excellent PhD Nursing Research program! As a Carnegie R-1 institution located on an Academic Medical Campus, UC nurses are exceptionally well-prepared to become nurse leaders in a wide variety of settings. Our diverse cohorts with high proportions of international students offer an opportunity to go beyond standard practice to create meaningful changes on a worldwide scale.
Nearly all of UC’s PhD Nursing Research students are fully funded, and funding applications are due soon! Visit the UC Nursing Research Admissions webpage, start your NursingCAS application, and reach out to Bobby.Rue@uc.edu with any questions.
Cal State East Bay
The program offers high quality, accessible, online graduate education over four semesters as well as annual two-day campus immersion meetings that give critical support for student success. Graduates in Nursing Education will be well-equipped to work as educators in clinical or academic settings. Graduates in the Leadership & Administration Concentration will be prepared for mid-level management and leadership positions in a variety of healthcare settings.
For more information on the MSN program, application procedure, or upcoming information sessions, please visit our website. For questions or assistance, please contact email@example.com.
Choose from three (3) track options:
One cohort will be accepted per year.
To learn more visit desales.edu/dnp or contact Jordan.Manini@desales.edu
Middle Tennessee School of Anesthesia
Middle Tennessee School of Anesthesia (MTSA) offers a wide range of programs to help you reach your goals. Now is the time to apply!
Nurse Educator Certification Program
Advanced Physiologic Foundation Class
Missouri State University
Post-Master’s Adult Gerontology-Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP)
Post-Master’s Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
Applications for these programs are now open in NursingCAS! For questions and assistance on any of our programs, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. We are here to help!
Nova Southeastern University
With admission representatives readily available we ensure a seamless transition into our programs. Our program is competitively priced and taught by faculty members who are actively involved in the nursing community. Spots are limited. The application deadline is August 1, 2022. Take the first step towards starting your nursing career and apply now! If you’re not ready to apply yet explore our website, or contact us to discuss your questions further at 954-262-1874 or by email at email@example.com.
Palm Beach Atlantic University
The Orlando campus upper level track BSN program is a traditional 16-week daytime format. This program will allow students who have already taken their science requirements to enter into upper level nursing courses and complete the program in about two and half years. Our BSN program offers students a holistic approach to the nursing profession and where you’ll have abundant opportunities to apply what you learn in local hospitals, clinics and community outreach programs.
Applicant transcripts will be reviewed for transfer credits and an initial degree plan developed. Although an AA degree or prior bachelor’s degree is preferred, it is not a requirement. With our BSN/MSN dual enrollment option, students can complete up to two graduate level courses that will be applied toward completion of our MSN. With this greater efficiency, students can lower the overall cost of earning both degrees. Pursing a graduate degree in nursing broadens opportunities in clinical or administrative settings.
For more information on the Orlando BSN program visit https://www.pba.edu/orlando/index.html or contact our Orlando Campus Admissions Counselor, Martha Christlieb, at Martha_Christlieb@pba.edu.
Saint Joseph’s College of Maine
St. Bonaventure University
Accepted, qualified non-nursing Bachelor’s prepared students can complete the 71 credit program in 6 semesters of year-round, full-time study. This program will challenge adult learners to practice ethical and critical decision making in the classroom, clinical arena, and community to become nurse generalists and leaders of the future.
Instructors in the MEP program have earned Apple Teacher certification, attesting to their commitment to utilize Apple iPads and products to enhance students’ learning experiences. All students in the program are equipped with an iPad.
Application Deadline: Rolling
The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
University of Cincinnati
DNP & Post-Bachelor’s Certificate in PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING
The need for public health nurse leaders is expected to grow significantly in the coming decade due to the increasing frequency of natural and environmental disasters and public health emergencies, climate change, an aging population and growing concerns about health disparities and social justice issues. COVID-19 has revealed deep gaps within an already fragmented U.S. health care system, heightening the need for team-based care, infection control, person-centered care and other skills that capitalize on the strengths of nurses.
The DNP in Public Health Nursing prepares nurses to apply knowledge, skills, and abilities to respond to these events using evidence from research to design, implement, and evaluate population-based interventions and to lead efforts to advance public health initiatives at the local, state, tribal, federal and global levels. This program has Advanced Public Health Nursing and Occupational Health Nursing tracks (both tracks use the same application). VIEW OUR RECENT ONLINE PUBLIC HEALTH INFO SESSION.
REQUIREMENTS: No RN experience required!
Questions? Contact Bobby.Rue@uc.edu
NursingCAS Customer Service
For application-related questions, contact NursingCAS Customer Service by chat via the icon in the lower right corner of your NursingCAS application, by phone at 617-612-2880, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 9 AM – 5 PM ET. For the quickest response, contact Customer Service by chat. Customer Service typically provides responses to emails within two business days; however, response times can take up to three business days during peak times. Be sure to have your CAS ID number (located under your name in the upper-right corner of the application) when contacting NursingCAS.
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