Bethel University offers a dual Doctor of Nursing Practice & Master of Arts in Strategic Leadership degree to RNs with a BSN degree. This online nurse practitioner degree program prepares students to become influential leaders in healthcare in as little as three years without leaving their current careers. Plus, you will be studying and completing the practicum in your community so you will be ready to apply what you’re learning where you are already serving!
The online organizational leadership degree part of the program focuses on developing your unique skills and experiences. As you develop self-awareness, emotional intelligence, and leadership competencies, you become an influential leader capable of guiding people and organizations in new directions. This ability works hand-in-hand with the DNP degree, preparing students to act as leaders and influencers in healthcare settings!
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Bethel University – MN is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Coursework will be completed online, with 1 week of on-campus intensives each year.
- A copy of the applicant's health insurance card is required.
- Hold a BSN degree
- Have a license issued through one of the states to practice in the U.S. as a Registered Nurse