The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program curriculum at Dillard University College of Nursing (DUCON) embodies a coherent course of study, consistent with the competencies for the novice nurse educators, nurse leaders and nurse entrepreneur’s values. Integrated throughout each program option are role specific competencies for the nurse educator, nurse administrator, and nurse entrepreneur that align with the College of Nursing’s end-of-program student learning outcomes (EPSLOs) and DUCON master’s competency statements. You the student meet three times a semester (beginning, midterm, and final), with the remaining course work asynchronous.
Application fee of $40.00 via check or money order payable to Dillard University. Fee Waivers are accepted)-NACAC, College Board, Financial Hardship Letter, Free/Reduced Lunch Letter
Note: Students admitted to the MSN degree program options receive a DUCON Graduate advisor to assist with program matriculation.
Complete a Dillard University (DU) – Graduate Studies application by July 1.
Total Credit Hours – 36 credit hours, non-thesis option; 39 credit hours thesis option.
Effective May 3, 2023, this nursing program is a candidate for initial accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. This candidacy status expires on May 3, 2025.
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
Note: Upon granting of initial accreditation by the ACEN Board of Commissioners, the effective date of initial accreditation is the date on which the nursing program was approved by the ACEN as a candidate program that concluded in the Board of Commissioners granting initial accreditation.
**STUDENTS SHOULD ONLY COMPLETE ONE APPLICATION FOR ADMISSIONPER INTERESTED SEMESTER**
Please allow at least 5-7 business days for the processing of all documents received. Be sure that your first and last name appear on all student records submitted.
Contact the Office of Recruitment, Admissions and Programming at (504)816-4670 or email@example.com for additional information regarding our application process.