Doctor of Nursing Practice
Catholic University of America

Program Details

Clear your path to advanced and executive roles in today's healthcare system through the Doctor of Nursing Practice from the Caholic University of America. This online nurse practitioner program is a demonstration that you can handle complex responsibilities from the patient room to the boardroom. 

The practice-based curriculum allows you to explore a specialty focus or role. You’ll learn about everything from population-based healthcare management and financing in healthcare to epidemiology and biostatistics. Graduates emerge as leaders, able to implement emerging science and practice innovations.

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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 Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Additional Materials May Be Requested

Additional Info

  • An RN and advanced practice license, if applicable

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, North Dakota, Oregon, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, Wyoming