Doctor of Nursing Practice
Florida International University

Program Details

The online DNP degree program focuses on improving healthcare by helping future nurses to develop key skill sets while facilitating a culture of patient safety, evidence-based practice, and culturally competent care for diverse patients/populations. Graduates are able to facilitate the application and integration of research into clinical practice using innovative approaches across multiple settings to improve healthcare outcomes of culturally and linguistically diverse patients and healthcare systems.

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Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Florida International 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


Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Completed Master’s degree or Post Master’s certificate in Advanced Practice Nursing specialty role
  • Proof of current Advanced Practice licensure in your state of residence
  • Proof of Advanced Practice Specialty Certification
  • Requires three on-campus class sessions per semester