How to Apply

Master of Nursing Application

Only one application is required for the Master of Nursing (MN) program. We encourage you to apply early and to complete and submit all components before the deadline for the program.

Applicants interested in University of Minnesota's MN program should apply through NursingCAS, an online, centralized application service for nursing programs.

To start your application

  • Visit and click “Apply Here”
  • Click on “Create Account”
  • Complete the required fields in order to start your application

Although some sections of the NursingCAS application are marked “optional” please follow the guidelines for the University of Minnesota requirements for MN applicants.

Interested in a DNP?

If you are interested in the the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) and Master of Nursing, you can be accepted to both programs at the same time.

MN to DNP direct admission

Dates & deadlines

Application available:
September 1

Application deadline:
November 1