Doctor of Nursing Practice / Executive Leadership
Rasmussen University

Program Details

Take your nursing education to the highest level with a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree.  The Executive Leadership concentration, available as an online nursing administration degree, advances your career while taking your passion for leading and commitment to quality and excellence in nursing to a higher level as well.  

At Rasmussen University students benefit from over 100 years of nursing teaching experience that is designed to bring relevant practice issues to the forefront of a student’s education.  The nursing administration online degree features courses taught by an experienced nurse faculty.  In addition to advanced nursing courses that develop innovative leaders grounded in core nursing values, students study such topics as:

  • Executive leadership
  • Inter/Intra-professional team leadership
  • Managing through change
  • Cultural principles in healthcare
  • Quality and safety

Everyone involved with your online nursing education takes a vested interest in your success.  From the faculty that guide and support you to the flexible, competency-based education (CBE) that is designed for working nurses.  Courses are available 24/7 and feature flexible deadlines, allowing you to study when and where it is convenient, while the outcomes-based CBE model lets you set the pace while also providing the opportunity to demonstrate your new skills and knowledge.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Rasmussen University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

hlcommission.org | 800-621-7440.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Restricted States

New York