Program Highlights

  • Build on your current nursing expertise to attain a leadership role in the realm of healthcare.
  • Our DNP program is fully online and can be completed in less than 5 years.
  • There are two points of entry: BSN to DNP or Masters to DNP as a Family Nurse Practitioner or Nursing Leader.
  • Students will be empowered to exel in their chosen specialty.
  • Tuition per credit currently discounted at 50%
  • Requirements

    • Bachelor's or master’s degree (or non-U.S. equivalent) in nursing from an NLNAC, CCNE or ACEN accredited school and a minimum admission GPA of 3.25 (on a 4.0 scale) advancing to 3.5 with matriculation.
    • Three recommendations from professionals such as advisors, major professors and employers.
    • Resume describing employment, research or special projects.
    • Statement of Purpose reflecting your philosophical perspective, personal, professional and academic goals, and reasons for seeking the graduate program.
    • RN Licensure (or non-U.S. equivalent).
    • APRN certification for advanced practice registered nurses.
    • Criminal background, health status and drug screen.
    • TOEFL, IELTS or PTE (academic): Students whose language of education is not English must submit English proficiency test scores.
    • See Handbook

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    Deadlines & Tuition

    Application Deadlines

    • July 15, 2024

    Please be sure to have all the necessary documents while completing your application

     

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    Finances

    • To learn about tuition costs and scholarship opportunities please visit Student Financial Services and work with your respective financial advisor.

    Program Length

    • BSN to DNP—65 credits for students with a bachelor's degree in nursing. Full-time students can complete the program in four and a half years.
    • MSN to DNP—56 credits for students with a master’s degree in nursing. Full-time students can complete the program in three and a half years.
    • APRN to DNP—40 credits for advanced practice registered nurses. Full-time students can complete the program in two and a half years.

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