The online Doctor of Nursing Program has strong focus on practice and provides access to environments of opportunities, knowledge and skill development.
The philosophy of the DNP program is to enrich advanced nursing practices by strengthening and expanding a student's’ knowledge as expert nurse clinicians and leaders who develop, implement, and evaluate programs of care and transform health care systems by using evidence-based innovations and technologies and facilitating interdisciplinary processes.
Graduates will be prepared for practice in advanced roles across community and health care settings to meet the health needs of perse individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
La Salle University is accredited by:
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.2 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Additional Materials May Be Requested, Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Students attend one immersion day on campus per year and defend their final project on campus
- Students must provide verification of clinical hours
- Master’s degree in nursing