Capstone College of Nursing The University of Alabama

Capstone College of Nursing The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL
student ratio
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Nursing Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
      Master of Science in Nursing/Doctor of Education (MSN/Ed D)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 58
    • Doctoral Degrees 114
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees


59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 337
    • Accepted 201
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 148
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline April 1st Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE or MAT (if GPA is below 3.0), BSN, and RN licensure, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE or MAT, MSN, RN licensure, minimum GPA of 3.0, references, and writing sample, curriculum vitae
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJuly 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students364
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students364
    • Part-time Percentage73%
    • Full-time Percentage27%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American25%
    • White / Caucasian61%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown3%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty21
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchDiabetes education, childhood asthma, HIV/AIDS prevention and care, breast cancer in rural minority women, nursing labor cost, nursing case management, sleep, gerontology, health disparities of rural children
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$6,300

Location & Contact

Capstone College of Nursing

The University of Alabama

Box 870358
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
United States

Dr. Suzanne Prevost


Phone: 205-348-1040
Fax: 205-348-5559

Dr. Marsha Adams

Senior Associate Dean

Phone: 205-348-1044
Fax: 205-348-5559

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