- Spring 2016: November 1, 2015
- Fall 2016: February 1, 2016
We invite you to apply for admission if you meet the following requirements:
Application and admission occurs in a two-step process. First, you will apply to the University through Graduate Studies. Second, you will be interviewed by College of Nursing graduate faculty and graduate office.
Complete the Graduate Studies online application. Note: The Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP, Adult Gerontology Primary Care NP, and Family NP concentrations do not admit for spring semester.
International applicants must show evidence of one of the following:
The MSN/MBA concentration requires applicants to complete the GMAT or GRE. Students selected for admission to the nursing program must meet the College of Nursing's Clinical Compliance Policy.
You may submit application materials (except transcripts) to GradApps@kent.edu. Transcripts must be sent in a sealed envelope by each college or university (except Kent State University) to:
Research and Graduate Studies Office of Graduate Services
650 Hilltop Drive
Kent State University
P.O. Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
You will be notified by Graduate Studies when your application is complete and has been sent to the College of Nursing. When it is received, the graduate office secretary will notify your chosen concentration program director that you have applied to that concentration.
An interview, by telephone or in person, will be arranged by the concentration director. The interview is used to establish a fit between your goals and the objectives of the chosen concentration.
Admission is determined by members of a graduate faculty committee who provide a holistic review of the required documents and interview results stated above.