Application and Admission

Applications due December 1

Students not currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program, but interested in pursuing a graduate certificate, will be considered a Non-Degree Seeking Student by the University of Utah and must complete a Non-Matriculated Student Application and pay the $55.00 fee.

Successful applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements set forth by the University of Utah College of Nursing.

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Minimum Requirements

Applicants for the Care Management Graduate Certificate:

  • College of Nursing certificate application
  • Evidence of a bachelor's degree from a regionally-accredited university or college, or concurrent enrollment in a University of Utah graduate program.
  • Minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

Applicants for the Nursing Education and Nursing Informatics Graduate Certificate:

  • College of Nursing certificate application
  • Evidence of a bachelor's degree in nursing from a regionally-accredited university or college, or concurrent enrollment in a University of Utah College of Nursing graduate program.
  • Verification of licensure as an RN and APRN in at least one of the jurisdictions of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing.
  • Minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

International Applicants

International applicants are not eligible to register for non-matriculated status at the University of Utah. International applicants for a graduate certificate would need to apply for second-bachelor degree status through the University of Utah International Admissions Office and meet the International Undergraduate Admission Requirements.

In addition to the requirements listed above, international applicants must provide evidence of certification by the Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools.

Evidence of English-language proficiency is required for applicants whose first language is not English. Applicants are required to submit results of either the Test of English Foreign Language or IELTS. Minimum score requirements for admission can be found at the University of Utah Office of International Admissions.

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Office of Student Services
Phone: 801-587-3194

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Program Manager
Adult/Geron Acute Care, Care Management, Nursing Education, Nursing Informatics, Nurse Midwifery, Women's Health NP
Shelley Kern, MPC
Phone: 801-585-0878
Email: shelley.kern@nurs.utah.edu

Program Manager
Primary Care, Psych/Mental Health, Gerontology Interdisciplinary Program
Arminka Zeljkovic
Phone: 801-581-8198
Email: a.zeljkovic@nurs.utah.edu

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