Shenandoah University’s nursing programs are based on the strongest qualities of integrity, caring, curiosity, and intelligence.

Academic standards are rigorous, yet programs are convenient and flexible for today’s practicing nurses.

How to Apply

Apply online using the Shenandoah University Graduate Application as well as the School of Nursing Graduate Supplemental Application.

Family Nurse Practitioner

Fall & Spring

DNP: Fall

Certificate: Summer

Fall Priority Deadline 1: January 15

Fall Priority Deadline 2: March 15

(After March 15 space availability not guaranteed)

Fall Deadline 1: April 15

Fall Deadline 2: June 15

Spring Deadline: November 1



Health Systems Management

Fall & Spring

Nursing Education Summer

Fall & Spring

Certificate: Fall

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Fall & Spring

DNP: Fall

Certificate: Summer

Health Informations  Fall Priority Deadline: May 1

Decisions announced two months after deadline. June 15 Deadline decisions will be announced by August 15.

Admissions Requirements

Master’s Degrees
Doctoral Degrees
Graduate Certificates

Post Graduate Certificates

Learn more about Nursing at Shenandoah

Learn more by attending an Open House