Doctor of Nursing Practice / Educational Leadership
American Sentinel University

Program Details

This Doctor of Nursing Practice with a specialization in Educational Leadership is an online nursing administration degree from American Sentinel University.  This is a practice-based, leadership-focused program for RNs seeking positions leading nursing education programs.  Consisting of a rigorous curriculum, this online nursing degree covers a wide range of issues in nursing and healthcare.  Courses, taught by top nurse educators, provide a strong foundation and the skills needed to teach and lead academic and educational programs in healthcare organizations.  

During this program students benefit from working with peers who share education-focused goals.  Also, this accredited online nursing program, unlike most traditional doctorate programs, is specific to nursing and produces graduates who are competent education leaders.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Sentinel University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • A minimum of one year of full-time work experience in an informatics or technology-based nursing leadership role during the last 5 years is required.
  • Applicants will need an unencumbered U.S. RN license or international equivalent.