- Adult-Gerontological NP
- Advanced Public Health Nurse
- Accelerated BSN
- BSN On-campus
- Doctor of Nursing Practice
- Family Nurse Practitioner
- Nurse Anesthesia
- Nurse Educator
- PhD in Nursing
- Psychiatric and Mental Health
- RN to BSN
- Nutrition and Dietetics
- Community Nutrition
- MS in Nutrition
- Social Work
- MSW Distance Concentration
- MSW On Campus Concentration
- MSW Distance Foundation
Admission to the Master of Science degree program in the nurse anesthesia track requires the following of all students:
- A baccalaureate degree in nursing from an NLN or CCNE accredited nursing program. Graduates from non-accredited or foreign schools are evaluated individually.
- A statistics course (graduate or undergraduate level).
- Undergraduate course in College Algebra (UND math placement testing or an ACT score of 26+ on the math portion may be used to waive this requirement).
- A minimum GPA of 3.0 is based on all years of study at the undergraduate level and includes a GPA of 3.0 in undergraduate science coursework.
- Current and unencumbered RN license.
- A minimum of one year full-time experience (two or more years preferred) as a registered nurse in a critical care setting. Desired settings would include medical, surgical, cardiovascular, neurologic, or trauma intensive care units and primarily care for the adult population.
- An upper division Biochemistry course (UND BMB 301 or its equivalent). Please see the FAQs page for additional information on this requirement.
- Successful interview by the Admissions Committee.
Submit the following to the UND School of Graduate Studies by September 1:
- Completed application for Graduate Admission
- Three Letters of Recommendation
- Current Resume or CV
- Statement of Goals
- Copy of current RN license
- Official transcripts from every educational institution attended or currently attending (even if those grades are shown on another transcript)
Students may enroll in graduate course work prior to formal admission to the graduate program. Subject to the approval of the Department and the Dean of the School of Graduate Studies, a maximum of nine (9) semester credits taken as a graduate Non-Degree student may subsequently be counted toward a graduate degree subject to all other regulations.
We seek to admit between 12-15 students each year with classes beginning in August. The selection process begins with the fully completed application materials forwarded to the Admissions Committee. The Admissions Committee reviews the application materials and selects the candidates to be interviewed. After the candidates are interviewed, the Admissions Committee makes the final and alternate selections. Candidates who are offered admission are required to submit a $500 non-refundable deposit to confirm their offer acceptance.
September 1st is the application deadline for the following August (Fall semester).
For further information:
Application for admission is made through the University's School of Graduate Studies website.
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