Doctor of Nursing Practice / Advanced Leadership in Health Care
Regis University

Program Details

 

The online Doctor of Nursing Practice program from Regis University provides technical knowledge, as well as leadership skills and policy expertise. Graduates are prepared to deliver safe, effective care to vulnerable, underserved, and diverse populations.

The Advanced Leadership in Health Care specialization is designed for those with a background in nursing leadership. Only 1% of nurses in the US hold a doctoral degree in nursing, and as the highest clinical degree in the field, a DNP focusing on nursing administration can broaden career options and increase your value to employers. Nursing leaders can use their skills and knowledge to improve the practice of nursing and patient outcomes while strengthening health care delivery

Some of the course topics in this online nursing administration degree include:

  • Epidemiology and health promotion
  • Health policy analysis and development
  • Advanced leadership for collaborative care models

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Regis University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Applicaton Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Must have a nursing graduate degree from a NLN or AACN-CCNE accredited program at a regionally-accredited institution
  • Must have an active RN license
  • Must successfully pass a drug screen, criminal background check, and health assessment and physical examination

Restricted States

Kentucky, Louisiana, New York, North Dakota