Doctor of Nursing Practice
James Madison University

Program Details

The online DNP degree program from James Madison University prepares students to impact the practice of nursing, the healthcare delivery system, and the shaping of health policy by providing high quality, patient and family-centered, accountable nursing care and practicing as a professional within an interprofessional team. Students may choose from two specialty areas designed to suit their personal interests and professional goals:

  • ​Advanced Practice Nursing
  • ​Leadership in Healthcare Systems


  • Master's degree in nursing from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.2 minimum GPA
  • Resume/CV
  • Statement of professional goals
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Current CPR and health records
  • RN licensure

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges