Doctor of Nursing Practice
Old Dominion University

Program Details

The online DNP degree program from Old Dominion University prepares students to serve as leaders, researchers, and expert clinicians in addressing health disparities and barriers to healthcare. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills required to:

  • ​Take leadership in developing interdisciplinary teams
  • ​Conduct evidence-based research
  • ​Develop programs to improve healthcare outcomes
  • ​Become business owners
  • Address national policy issues
  • ​Advocate for the use of healthcare technology
  • Have a voice in healthcare change
  • ​Overcome issues related to healthcare

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Old Dominion University is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Proof of current unrestricted Registered Nurse License
  • This program requires on-campus residencies

Restricted States