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
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent
- The program requires an on-campus summer orientation, returning-student workshops, and occasional on-campus intensives.
- Applicants must have a master's degree from an accredited institution and current license to practice professional nursing.