Doctor of Nursing Practice
Maryville University

Program Details

Maryville University’s online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program is designed to help prepare active nurses to become strong leaders who can not only transform and respond to today’s health care systems, but also advance the profession of nursing.  

Maryville’s online DNP provides practitioners with the opportunity to learn advanced skills and conduct clinical research to help them improve their practice’s quality of care and patient outcomes.  

The program’s online format allows a student the flexibility to continue their careers as they advance enhance their education in as few as 18 months.  


  • Master’s degree from a NLNAC/CCNE accredited program
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.25 Minimum GPA
  • Current board certification as an advaned practice nurse
  • Resume
  • Personal statement
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Background check

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission