The priority deadline for nursing applications and consideration for the Fall 2024 cohort is April 1, 2024. Applicants who apply after the priority deadline will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

    Students must first be accepted to Cumberland University
    and declare nursing as their major BEFORE applying for upper-division nursing candidacy. In order to be “Initially Accepted," the Office of Admissions must have official transcripts from ALL colleges and universities attended.

    If you are a current student or have already been Initially Accepted to Cumberland, click below to start the Nursing Candidacy Application.

    If you are NOT a current student or have NOT yet been Initially Accepted to Cumberland, please complete the traditional undergraduate application FIRST by clicking below.

    All prospective Nursing students are required to take the ATI TEAS exam. For more information, click here.

    To review all of the Nursing Candidacy Admissions Requirements click below.