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NEWS | September 25, 2012

Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis conducts student information session

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.)

The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing will conduct a free information session at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, for students interested in the Master of Science and the Doctor of Philosophy degree programs. 

Participants will join current faculty, staff and current students to learn firsthand about the Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy Degree Programs. Information about the school's innovative graduate programs, the distinctive curriculum and the admission process will be provided.

Additionally, prospective students can learn more about the generous financial support provided to all admitted fall 2013 students.

Applications open October 2012 for Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Degree Programs. A step-by-step guide to apply for each degree is available on the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing website in the How-to-Apply section at nursing.ucdavis.edu.

The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing plans to accept eight doctoral students and 25 master's degree students for fall 2013 admission. Applications received by Jan. 15, 2013, are considered for priority review with acceptances announced in March. The final UC Davis application deadline is May 31, 2013, with acceptances announced mid-July. All admission slots are expected to fill during the priority review period and applications received between Jan. 15 and May 31 are reviewed on a space-available basis only.

To learn more about the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis and the Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Graduate Group, visit nursing.ucdavis.edu.

The information session will be conducted at UC Davis Health System, Education Building, Room 1222, located at 4610 X St. Due to limited space, participants should R.S.V.P. by Oct. 12 via email BettyIreneMooreSON@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu or via phone at (916) 734-2145.

About the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis
The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis was established in March 2009 through a $100 million commitment from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the nation's largest grant for nursing education. The vision of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing is to transform health care through nursing education and research. Through nursing leadership, the school discovers knowledge to advance health, improve quality of care and health outcomes, and inform health policy. The school's first programs, a doctoral and a master's degree program, opened in fall 2010. Additional students and programs will be phased in over the next decade. The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing is part of UC Davis Health System, an integrated, academic health system encompassing the UC Davis School of Medicine, the 619-bed-acute-care hospital and clinical services of UC Davis Medical Center and the 1000-member physician group known as the UC Davis Medical Group. For more information, visit nursing.ucdavis.edu.