Doctor of Nursing Practice / Advanced Practice Nurse
Abilene Christian University

Program Details

Abilene Christian University offers their Doctor of Nursing Practice to the working adult student.  This advanced, versatile degree provides you with information critical to the next phase in your career in healthcare.  You may choose from two tracks, Advanced Nursing Practice or Executive Nursing Leadership.  The practice-focused curriculum of this online nurse practitioner degree will cover subjects including but not limited to:

  • Healthcare informatics
  • Healthcare finance
  • Population health

Expand your clinical and leadership skills as you learn the role of the DNP in today’s workplace, and develop acute knowledge in information technology, organizational leadership, and more.  Whether you are rising toward direct medical care or leadership roles within the healthcare industry, you will be able to guide and support your colleagues and organization with ethical, Christ-centered perspective and distinct professional competence.  Pursue the next phase of your career as a director of nursing, health coordinator, lead clinician, and more with Abilene Christian University online.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Abilene Christian University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • A Master’s in Nursing from an accredited school of nursing (ACEN, CCNE)
  • Must hold a current, unencumbered RN license