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Application Deadlines

Submit a complete application, including all required documents, and the application fee by the dates listed below to be sure that your application will be considered.

BSN

Semester

Deadline

Spring 2015 September 2, 2014
Fall 2015 February 2, 2015

Visit the BSN page for more information. 

RN-BSN/MS

Semester

Deadline

Spring 2015 October 1, 2014
Fall 2015 February 2, 2015

Health Services Leadership and Management is the only MS specialty reviewing applications to the RN-MS program.

Visit the RN-BSN or RN-MS pages for more information. 

MS Specialties

Semester Specialty Deadline
Spring 2015 Community/Public Health September 2, 2014
Spring 2015 Nursing Informatics September 2, 2014
Spring 2015 Health Services Leadership and Management November 15, 2014

Effective spring 2014, UMSON’s master’s program specialties are:

  • Community/Public Health
  • Nursing Informatics
  • Health Services Leadership and Management

Visit the MS Specialties page for more information. 

Priority Deadline

The priority deadline for applications is September 2, 2014. 

Space Availability

The Admissions Committee will review applications received after the September 2, 2014 priority deadline on a space available basis. Applications received after the priority deadline will receive an admission decision by November 26, 2014.

Please contact the Office of Admissions by email admissions@son.umaryland.edu or by phone 410-706-0501 (option 2) with any questions.

CNL

Semester

Deadline

Spring 2015 September 2, 2014

Visit the CNL page for more information. 

Priority Deadline

The priority deadline for CNL applications is September 2, 2014. Applications submitted with all materials by the priority deadline will receive an admission decision by November 26, 2014.

Space Availability

The Admissions Committee will review CNL applications received after the September 2, 2014 priority deadline on a space available basis. 

Please contact the Office of Admissions by email admissions@son.umaryland.edu or by phone 410-706-0501 (option 2) with any questions.

CWO*

Semester Deadline
Fall July 1
Spring November 15

Visit the CWO page for more information. 

PhD & DNP

Semester

Deadline

Summer 2015 DNP*

October 15, 2014

Fall 2015 DNP* February 2, 2015
Fall 2015 PhD February 15, 2015

Visit the PhD and DNP pages for more information.

Summer 2015 DNP*
Only accepting applications for the Post-BSN to DNP and Post-Master’s DNP with Nurse Anesthesia specialty. Applications for the Post-Master’s DNP, Post-BSN to DNP, and Post-Master’s DNP with specialties (for all specialties except anesthesia) are accepted only for the fall.

Fall 2015 DNP**
Only accepting applications for Post-Master’s DNP, Post-BSN to DNP, and Post-Master’s DNP with Specialties in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practice/Clinical Nurse Specialist, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (Acute and Primary Options) and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner-Family.

Priority Deadline

The priority deadline for DNP applications is February 2, 2015. 

Space Availability

The Admissions Committee will review DNP applications received after the February 2, 2015 priority deadline on a space available basis. Applications received after the priority deadline will receive an admission decision by May 15, 2015.

Please contact the Office of Admissions by email admissions@son.umaryland.edu or by phone 410-706-0501 (option 2) with any questions.

Certificates

Program

Semester

Deadline

Environmental Health Fall 2014 May 1, 2014
Global Health Fall 2014 May 1, 2014
Nursing Informatics Fall 2014 March 15, 2014*
Teaching in Nursing and Health Professions  Summer 2014 April 1, 2014
Fall 2014 May 1, 2014

Visit the certificates page for more information. 

Priority Deadline

The priority deadline for applications is stated above. Applications submitted with all materials by the priority deadline will receive an admission decision by June 30, 2014.

Space Availability

Applications for fall 2014 admission are still being accepted for all certificates except Nursing Informatics.

The Admissions Committee will review applications received after the priority deadline on a space available basis. Applications received after the priority deadline will receive an admission decision by July 30, 2014.

July 1, 2014 is the final date completed applications for the certificates will be accepted for review for the fall 2014 semester. 

*Nursing Informatics certificate applicants will receive an admission decision prior to June 30, 2014.  

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