The online DNP degree program from Ball State University is a post-master's degree program for nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, and nurse midwives. Students are prepared to assume leadership positions in nursing practice through a curriculum focused on scholarly practice that includes translation of research in practice, evaluation of practice, and improvement in health care and outcomes at individual and population levels.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Ball State University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.2 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Criminal Background Check, Occupational License
- Must be an advanced practice nurse and hold an unencumbered license as a RN in your state of practice.
- Applicants must have recent clinical nursing experience and prerequisites in statistics and health assessment.