Doctor of Nursing Practice
Delta State University

Program Details

The online DNP degree program allows registered nurses at the associate, baccalaureate, and master’s level to advance their education by earning the degree and seeking eligibility, if needed, to take the Family Nurse Practitioner certification exam. Graduates are prepared to assume leadership roles in a variety of advanced positions in the nursing field.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Delta State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Occupational License, Resume/CV, Interview, Essay/Writing Sample

Additional Info

  • This program requires 1-3 campus visits per semester.