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RN-MSN Application Instructions

Application availability and deadline

New applications are available beginning July 1 one year prior to the desired year of enrollment. The RN-MSN program admits new students one time per year, and new students begin during the summer semester. The application deadline is Feb. 15.

How to apply

For a step-by-step guide to the RN-MSN application process, download the RN-MSN Quick Start Guide (.pdf)

Admission to the RN-MSN program is based on evaluation of the following data by the Graduate Admission and Progression Committee:

  • A complete application;
  • A nonrefundable $25 application fee paid by credit card or by check, made payable to the University of Mississippi Medical Center;
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended, submitted to the Office of Student Records and Registrar.


Additional Information for Applicants

  • All transcripts become the property of the University of Mississippi Medical Center and cannot be returned to the applicant or forwarded to another school or individual. Transcripts must be sent directly by the school to the Office of Student Records and Registrar.
    • The University of Mississippi Medical Center
      Office of Student Records and Registrar
      2500 N. State St.
      Jackson, MS 39216-4505
  • Facsimile documents will not be accepted.
  • Transcripts must be submitted to the Office of Student Records and Registrar at the end of each semester until all prerequisite requirements are completed.
  • Report any name, address or phone number change to the Office of Student Records and Registrar.
  • Do not send application materials to the School of Nursing.
  • All grades, including failing grades and grades on repeat courses, are used to calculate preadmission grade point averages.
  • The applicant is responsible for notifying the Office of Student Records and Registrar of all changes to the plan of study.
  • Out-of-state tuition charges apply for all applicants that live outside the state of Mississippi.


For more information

If you have questions regarding the admission criteria, the prerequisite courses or your application's status, please call (601) 984-1080 or (601) 815-0124.