Doctor of Nursing Practice
North Park University

Program Details

Are you ready to move your nursing career beyond one-on-one care to a higher level?  If so, the Doctor of Nursing Practice, an online nurse practitioner degree, may be for you.

This program prepares students for leadership roles, solving healthcare issues on an organizational or broader level by implementing innovative change combined with compassionate care.  Courses cover various topics, including:

  • Applying knowledge practically
  • Communication skills
  • Critical thinking and analysis
  • Professional collaboration
  • Ethics in decision-making

Students will find that this program features a rigorous curriculum as well as outstanding support.  All students work on individual projects from the beginning of the program, but courses promote faculty and student engagement and relationship building.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

North Park University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • MSN or MS with a major in nursing degree
  • Valid RN license