Application Procedure

All applicants must submit the Murray State application for graduate admission and official transcripts from each and all previous colleges attended to:

Graduate Admission and Registrar’s Office
Murray State University
B2 Sparks Hall
Murray, KY 42071-3312

There is an application fee that must accompany the Murray State application.

Murray State Application

All applicants must submit the School of Nursing’s application for admission for advanced practice nursing to:

Graduate Coordinator
Division of Graduate Nursing
Murray State University
120 Mason Hall
Murray, KY 42071-3302

Click here to download the DNP Application

Click here to download the DNP Recommendation form

Selected applicants will be notified of a required formal interview with the Graduate Selection Committee.

BSN-DNP (Family Nurse Practitioner) and MSN-DNP applicants: All materials (including recommendations) must be received by March 1. BSN-DNP (Nurse Anesthesia) applicants: All materials (including recommendations) must be received by November 1.

Applications submitted after the appropriate date will be considered on a space-available basis.

Each student will be admitted without regard to race, creed, ethnic origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or marital status.

To check the status of applications, contact: Dr. Dina Byers at dbyers@murraystate.edu