Doctor of Nursing Practice
Eastern Kentucky University

Program Details

The online DNP degree program focuses on organizational leadership and provides students with a curriculum centered on evidence-based practice, culminating in a DNP project in which students address a specific healthcare problem or health outcome and implement practice changes that improve health care, health care delivery, or health-related outcomes. Graduates are prepared to evaluate, lead, and improve the health care outcomes in their field.


  • Master’s degree in nursing from a nationally accredited program
  • Official transcripts
  • Goal Statement
  • Resume
  • Professional References
  • Graduate GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Free and unrestricted RN license

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges