Help put better patient care into practice with the online Doctor of Nursing Practice program from The Catholic University of America. Advanced practice nurse leaders are needed from the patient room to the boardroom. Clear your path to advanced and executive roles in today's evidence-based practice environment through this online post-master's program from one of the top nursing schools in America.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Catholic University of America is accredited by:
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested
- Copy of license (as an RN and advanced practice license, if applicable) from at least one state and certification in an advanced practice specialty.
- There is a 4-credit clinical residency course that requires 360 (90 per credit) hours. Clinical hours are based upon student goals and interests. The residency is completed in four 1-credit increments. Residency hours may be taken concurrently with project work.