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Applications are received from around the world and we value the diversity of each applicant. We are interested in you as an individual and review your application in its entirety. Hopkins Nursing seeks individuals who bring with them a spirit of inquiry, commitment, and motivation toward scholarship.

NOW OPEN — APPLICATIONs FOR Summer and Fall 2022.

You will apply to Johns Hopkins University’s nursing programs via NursingCAS, the centralized application service for nursing. Visit to start your application or log into your existing account. Visit the Programs List page to add your Johns Hopkins University’s nursing program of interest and complete the steps to fill out and submit your application.  All supporting documentation, including your transcripts, must be submitted to NursingCAS directly.

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The GRE code for the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing is 5767.
The TOEFL code for NursingCAS is B506.

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Transfer of Credit

Transfer of credit is granted on an individual basis. The decision is based on equivalent content (for required courses), credit allotment and satisfactory completion of courses. You may petition for permission to substitute a course from another college or university by submitting a request to the Office of Admissions along with the complete course syllabus.

Up to six credits of graduate course work taken at Johns Hopkins University or elsewhere may be accepted for transfer. Course work must have been completed within the last five years. Course work at the undergraduate level will not be considered for graduate credit.

Applicants with International academic records

  • For degrees earned outside the United States (with the exception of English speaking Canada), credits must be evaluated by WES (World Education Services, or Educational Credential Evaluators ( with a course-by- course evaluation. Licensed nurses may also have international transcripts evaluated in a full education course-by-course report by the CGFNS (Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools,
  • The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is required of applicants whose native language is not English. For School of Nursing applicants, the minimum TOEFL score is 600 (paper- based) or 100 (Internet-based); the minimum IELTS score is 7. Students may contact the Office of Admissions with questions about a TOEFL/IELTS waiver. Individual programs may require additional evidence to demonstrate English language proficiency.
  • All international students seeking an F-1 visa are required to submit official documents in English showing proof of funding

Information for international applicants
Office of International Services

  • Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

    The Johns Hopkins University Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available on the University’s website at

    In keeping with the mandates of the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), the University’s Annual Report contains statistics of certain crimes that are reported and that occurred on campus, in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by the University or an officially recognized student organization, and on public property within or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus for the three most recent calendar years. Also included are campus security policies including those related to missing student notifications, alcohol and drug use, sexual assault, relationship violence, and stalking, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, and fire safety policies and statistics. All Johns Hopkins faculty, staff and students are encouraged to read and print out the report at, and to report all criminal incidents promptly to your respective security department.

    A printed copy of the annual crime report may be obtained from the security offices of Johns Hopkins:

    Homewood Campus 410-516-4631; Peabody Institute 410-234-4600; Medical Institutions 410-614-3473; Applied Physics Laboratory 443-778-7176; School of Advanced International Studies, D.C. 202-663-5808; or from the deans/directors/coordinators for our JHU Campuses and centers at: Baltimore, MD (Harbor East) 410-234-9301; Columbia, MD 410-516-9700; Bologna, Italy 202-663-5808; International +39.051.2917.811; Washington, D.C. Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences 202-663-5808; Nanjing, China 202-663-5808; International +86.25.8359.2436; Washington, D.C.- Carey Business School 202-663-5808;  Montgomery County, MD 301-294-7011. 


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