Doctor of Nursing Practice
The University of Texas at Tyler

Program Details

The online DNP degree program from The University of Texas at Tyler provides students with a convenient pathway to becoming agents of change who influence the future of healthcare. The curriculum allows students to:

  • ​Design and implement scholarly projects that contribute to the to the improvement of healthcare and foster implementation of evidence-based research
  • ​Focus on ensuring healthy communities through service learning activities such as statewide disaster planning and involvement in the Cancer Foundation for Life, March of Dimes, and other events
  • ​Understand how to incorporate research findings into the development of policies pertinent to nursing and health, both nationally and internationally
  • ​Undertake meaningful quality improvement and change projects leading to the completion of the DNP Scholarly Project 


  • MSN from an accredited program
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Valid RN license

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges