Vanderbilt Grad Entry 2013 - page 14

by LetsChill | 87,914 Views | 293 Comments

Hey everyone! This thread is for all of those out there who are planning on applying to one of Vanderbilt's MSN programs for Fall 2013. I'm starting to get my application packet together. I haven't started my interview... Read More


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    I applied to the direct entry psych/mental health NP specialty. I just had my phone interview today. They said they will send out admissions decisions the first week of march.
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    Thanks jenny.j! Good luck. Maybe we'll be classmates.

    Quote from jenny.j
    I emailed them asking them when we would hear back because I'm in a bit of a different situation.. but she said we would hear back by mid Feb
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    Thanks MrSensitivity! You too! I just went back through my essays last week and found that I had made two misspellings in the same paragraph. I think I might have copied and pasted an older draft into the application.. ugghhhh.. I feel like such a bonehead.. I know they look at that stuff too But still.. my fingers are crossed!
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    Anyone out there applying for the Direct Entry Acute Care NP?
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    I wouldn't worry about it, Jenny.J. Sure they look at it, but only to make sure you know what you're getting into. They told me that decisions are almost entirely based on GPA and GRE.
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    I applied to the Direct Entry Acute Care NP. LetsChill, I'm assuming you're already an RN? I've been subscribed to this conversation for a couple days now and I haven't really read anybody talking about the ACNP direct entry track so it's nice to know that I'm not the only one!!
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    actually your "fit" into a particular program based on essay responses and phone interview weigh heavily as well...so it is not so GPA and GRE scores
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    Quote from moicurn4115
    I applied to the Direct Entry Acute Care NP. LetsChill, I'm assuming you're already an RN? I've been subscribed to this conversation for a couple days now and I haven't really read anybody talking about the ACNP direct entry track so it's nice to know that I'm not the only one!!
    Moicurn,
    I am an RN, and I'm also glad to see another direct entry ACNP on here. I'm from Saint Louis and last March I went to the open house at Vandy and I asked ******, the program director, if they still had spots for the direct entry ACNP program and she said they did. And this was all the way in March, after decisions would have been made for last fall. I took that as good news!

    Where are you from? Moving to TN? Or distance?
    Last edit by JustBeachyNurse on Jan 23, '13 : Reason: ToS--privacy--please do not post names of others/staff members
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    OooooooKay
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    Can I ask who told you that?


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