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Fall 2022 Admission

  • Application Opens: 9/1/2021
  • Application Deadline: 8/1/2022
  • Admission Decision Notification: Ongoing

Applying to the School of Nursing

The Master’s program has a two-part application process:

  1. The NursingCAS Application ($70 fee)
  2. VCU Supplemental Information Application ($70 fee)

Application Checklist

  • Create and complete the NursingCAS Application
  • Complete the VCU Supplemental Information Application (instructions located in NursingCAS)
  • Submit a full-nonrefundable payment for the NursingCAS and VCU Supplemental Information Application
  • Regularly monitor your email to follow up on issues such as transcripts and reference delays
  • No GRE Required

Required Documents (instructions located in NursingCAS)

  • All documents must be submitted to NursingCAS
    • Official Transcripts (must include all colleges or universities previously attended)
    • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation
    • Personal Statement Essays
    • Resume or a Curriculum Vitae
    • RN License
    • TOEFL/IELTS Test Score (if applicable)

All of the following concentrations offer either a full-time or part-time plan of study with the option of earning a master’s or DNP degree:

  • Nursing Leadership and Organizational Science (online)
  • Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner  
  • Family Nurse Practitioner 
  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

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