Nursing (MSN) – All Concentrations

College of Nursing

Program Information

Degrees or Certificates Offered:


Delivery Method:

Distance Education/Campus

Program Website:

Graduate Program Contact

Dr. Shannon Baker Powell

Mailing Address:
College of Nursing, Health Sciences Bldg #3166A, Greenville, NC 27858

(252) 744-6536

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester Spring Semester 1st Summer Session 2nd Summer Session 11-week Summer Session
Priority Online only Online Only ** ** **
Graduate School Varied – see notes below. Varied – see notes below. * * Varied – see notes below.

* Applications not considered for admission in this term

Application/Deadline Notes

Adult Gerontology CNS – Fall (July 15th), Spring (Oct 15th)

Midwifery – Spring semester (Oct 15th)

Neonatal CNS – Fall semester (July 15th)

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner – Fall semester (July 15th), 11 Week SS (March 15th); Part-time students apply for fall only.

Nursing Education – Fall semester (July 15th), Spring semester (Oct 15th)

Health Systems Leadership (formerly Nursing Leadership) – Fall semester (July 15th)

Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner – Fall semester (July 15th) **No longer accepting applications for 2023, at full capacity

**This program does not have a Priority Deadline for this term.

Additional Information

Application Materials Needed:

Completed application form

Application fee

Official transcripts for all colleges/universities attended

Three (3) professional letters of recommendation (2 for Neonatal Nurse Practitioner)

Statement of Purpose

Resume (Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP and Midwifery only)

GRE scores within the past 5 year are required for the Midwifery program only

Send a copy of current RN licensure to the program.

Interviews are required.

Students attending on F1 student visas not eligible; USCIS required course delivery mode not available.


Nurse Midwifery (*This concentration admits NC and SC residents only.) – online only

Nursing Education – online only

Health Systems Leadership (formerly Nursing Leadership) – online only

Adult/Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist – online only

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner – online only

Neonatal Clinical Nurse Specialist – online only

Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (*This concentration admits NC residents only.) – online only