Standard Deadline: February 01, 2023
Priority Deadline: November 01, 2022
Standard Deadline: November 01, 2022
Applications submitted by December 1st will be prioritized for funding opportunities. This includes Graduate Research and Teaching Assistantships (GRAs and GTAs).
Applicants must be graduates of an accredited baccalaureate (BSN) program in nursing. In addition, applicants must have an active state-based/U.S. license as a registered nurse (RN), a current CPR card, and documented work experience as an RN.
State your professional plans and career objectives in 750 to 1,000 words. Include your personal qualities and development and how they have influenced your career choice; your reasons for this particular degree in relation to your academic background, professional work experience, and career goals; and your reason for choosing George Mason University.
In addition to the general instructions above, please include in the essay your goals related to pursing a DNP, your potential area for practice inquiry, and current practice or plan for practice as a registered nurse.