Doctor of Nursing Practice
Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing

Program Details

The online DNP degree program from Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing focuses on:

  • The scientific foundations for practice
  • ​Organizational and systems leadership
  • Clinical scholarship and analytical methods for evidence-based practice
  • Information systems/technology
  • Health care policy for advocacy in healthcare
  • Inter-professional collaboration
  • Clinical prevention and population health for improving the nation's health and education
  • Advanced nursing practice

Students may choose one of two concentration areas to align with their personal interests and professional goals:

  • ​Clinical
  • ​Leadership

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Copy of RN Licensure
  • Copy of Advanced Practice License

Restricted States

Arkansas, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Washington, Wisconsin