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The future of health care is nursing. The future of nursing is Columbia.

Columbia University School of Nursing is among the world's leading centers of nursing education, research, and practice. Located in New York City, Columbia Nursing prepares its students to excel as clinicians, researchers, and nurse leaders in a rapidly evolving health care system.

Which Columbia Nursing program is right for me?

Programs and Application Deadlines

Program
Deadline
Decisions Posted
2019 Program Start
Masters Direct Entry (MDE) / DNP (For non-nursing college graduates)
 
  • Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP*
  • Family NP
  • Pediatric NP
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health NP
  • Midwifery (CNM)

*One year of RN experience required, Critical Care experience preferred

Final:
October 15, 2018

February 2019

Summer - June

Masters Direct Entry (MDE) / PhD (For non-nursing college graduates)

Final:
October 15, 2018

February 2019

Summer - June

Masters Direct Entry (MDE) (For non-nursing college graduates)

Final:
October 15, 2018

February 2019

Summer - June

Master of Science (MS) in Nurse Anesthesia (for RNs with a bachelor's degree)
Final:
October 15, 2018

February 2019

Summer - June

Post-RN DNP (for RNs with a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing)

  • Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP*
  • Family NP
  • Pediatric NP
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health NP
*One year of RN experience required, Critical Care experience preferred
Final:
January 7, 2019
 

March 2019

Summer - June

PhD (for RNs and NPs with at least a bachelor's degree)

Priority:
November 16, 2018

Final:
January 7, 2019

March 2019

Fall - September

Post-APRN DNP (for APRNs with a Master's Degree in Nursing)
Final:
January 7, 2019

May 2019

Fall - September

MS in Advanced Clinical Management and Leadership (NYP Nurses Only)

Currently not accepting
applications for this program