Second Degree Baccalaureate Program
Deadline to Apply: Newark and New Brunswick*
- Priority Deadlines and Application Availability
Applications to the Second Degree in Nursing program are currently processed through NursingCAS (Nursing Central Application Service). This new system enables students to apply, using one common application, to many BS programs throughout the country.
Online applications must be completed and submitted no later than June 1 for fall term.
Online applications must be completed and submitted no later than September 15 for spring term.
When completing the NursingCAS application please make sure that you have reviewed the requirement webpage for the program. Students not meeting the requirements will not have their application fee refunded.
Applicants applying through NursingCAS will pay NursingCAS directly.
$45.00 for the 1st Designation + $30.00 each additional designation.
To view the real-time progress of your file, login to your NursingCAS account and view the QUICK STATUS menu.
- Please do not call or e-mail NursingCAS until you have read the instructions, checked your status on-line, reviewed your e-mail account for any NursingCAS messages, and read the NursingCAS FAQ section.
- Note: NursingCAS processing may take up to five weeks after your application, transcripts, and payment is received.
For any additional inquires contact NursingCAS. Provide your NursingCAS ID Number and name in all communication. Allow up to 3 business days for NursingCAS to respond to your inquiry if you contact NursingCAS via e-mail.
NursingCAS will only discuss an application with the applicant and the applicant's designated NursingCAS programs. Staff will not discuss an application with a parent, spouse, relative, friend, or employer.
NursingCAS Customer Service
Hours: Monday - Friday (9:00 am-5:00 pm Eastern Time)
Please visit the NursingCAS FAQ webpage for many frequently asked questions regarding the application process.
Second Degree NursingCAS Application