Doctor of Nursing Practice
Murray State University

Program Details

The online DNP degree program from Murray State University provides professional nurses with the extended knowledge and skills required to advance in their careers. The curriculum builds on the traditional MSN education with a focus on:

  • Evidence-based practice
  • Quality improvement
  • Health policy
  • Ethics
  • Leadership, management, and organization of health systems

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Murray State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a master's degree in nursing from an accredited program.
  • Applicants must show proof of unencumbered licensure as an advanced practice nurse and CPR certification.