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Application Deadlines

Johns Hopkins University will honor and process all admission applications received on or before the priority filing deadline first.  Admission applications that are received after the priority filing deadline will be processed if space is available in the program.

Academic Program

Admissions Application Priority Deadlines
and Decision Timeline
Financial Aid Deadline
Summer StartFall StartSpring
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Decision Timeline
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN NURSING (MSN)
MSN: Entry Into Nursing

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN): Entry into Nursing Practice
Designed for students with a bachelor's in another discipline

 

January 1

July 1

Still accepting applications for Spring 2017.

Fall - Beginning in Early March

Spring - Beginning in Early September
March 1 (fall) and September 1 (spring)
MSN: Advanced Nursing Practice
Health Systems Management January 1 Fall - Beginning in Early MarchMarch 1
Public Health Nursing TrackJanuary 1  Fall - Beginning in Early MarchMarch 1

MSN/MPH with Public Health Nursing Track

November 1

Still accepting applications for Summer 2017.

  Summer - Beginning in Mid FebruaryMarch 1
DOCTOR OF NURSING PRACTICE (DNP)
DNP: Executive

DNP: Executive
 2 year program designed for nurses with MSN in a specialty area (other master's degree considered)

November 1,

January 1

  November Deadline - Late December

January Deadline - Beginning in February
March 1
DNP: Advance Practice 
Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner  January 1 Fall - Beginning in Early MarchMarch 1
Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner2  January 1 Fall - Beginning in Early MarchMarch 1
Family Primary Care Nurse Practitioner January 1 Fall - Beginning in Early MarchMarch 1
Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner January 1 Fall - Beginning in Early MarchMarch 1
Clinical Nurse Specialist

Options include: Adult-Gerontological Critical Care, Adult/Gerontological Health and Pediatric Critical Care

 January 1 Fall - Beginning in Early MarchMarch 1
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN NURSING (PHD)
Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing January 1 Fall - Beginning in FebruaryMarch 1
Post-Degree Certificates
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate1 January 1 Fall - Beginning in Early MarchMarch 1
Nurse Educator Certificate1 January 1 Fall - Beginning in Early MarchMarch 1
 
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