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Doctor of Nursing Practice

Program Details

Drexel University’s online DNP degree program is designed for nurses seeking a terminal degree in nursing practice and offers an alternative to research-focused doctoral programs. Graduates are prepared to assume leadership roles as executives or practitioners and to apply evidence-based practice to improve individual, family, and community health outcomes.


  • Master's Degree in any field (if your Master's is not in Nursing, a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing is also required)
  • Previous experience as an advanced practice nurse (nurse practitioner, clinical nurse specialist, nurse midwife, nurse anesthetist,) or a nurse manager/executive
  • RN License
  • Two letters of recommendation

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)


This program is not authorized for residents of Nebraska, South Dakota, or Wyoming.