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Vanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University School of Nursing

Nashville , TN

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Vanderbilt University

Overview

Vanderbilt University / Vanderbilt University School of Nursing is located in Nashville, TN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Post-Master's Certificate)
Master of Science in Nursing/Master of Theological Studies (MSN/MTS)
Master of Science in Nursing/Master of Divinity (MSN/M Div)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Agacnp; agpcnp; enp; fnp; enp/fnp; nhcl; ni; nnp; nm; nm;fnp; pmhnp; pnp-ac; pnp-pc; whnp; whnp/agpacnp Agacnp - intensivist; agacnp - hospitalist
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Clinical research; health services research
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Advanced clinical practice, advanced systems practice; executive leadership

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 357
Doctoral Degrees 63
Other Advanced Degrees 3

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

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GPA >= 3.5, 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, application essays, official transcripts, writing samples
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
PhD requires dissertation including other oral defense

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,210
Applied
694
Accepted
473
Enrolled
57%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline November 1st November 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements GPA of 3.0 or greater, 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, application essays, official transcripts
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GPA >= 3.5, 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, application essays, official transcripts, writing samples
Doctoral Degree Requirements Interview, 3 letters of recommendation from doctorally-prepared faculty, MSN, essay

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$62,049
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

888
Total Graduate Students
1%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.41%
Black or African American 4.5%
White or Caucasian 80%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.11%
Asian 3.04%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.45%
Two or more races 3.72%
Unknown 1.01%

Gender

Male (11%)
Female (88%)

Faculty

164
Total faculty
Full-time - 134
Part-time - 30
Male (18)
Female (146)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Lymphedema, palliative care and bereavement, health services research including workforce, safety and quality of care, gerontology, better birth outcomes including nutrition, cardiovascular health
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,987,288

Location & Contact

Address Godchaux Hall
461 21st Avenue South
Nashville, TN  37240
United States
Contact Dr. Linda Norman
Dean
Email: linda.norman@vanderbilt.edu
Phone: 615-343-8876
Fax: 615-343-7711

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