Doctor of Nursing Practice / Nursing Leadership (BSN to DNP)
Troy University

Program Details

Gain the education and experience you need to take on leadership, clinical, and educator roles as a doctorally prepared advance practice specialty nurse. The online Doctor of Nursing Practice specializing in Nursing Leadership prepares professional nurses for advanced administrative positions.

Bachelor’s-prepared nurses can achieve a terminal degree in nursing practice with the DNP degree. Students in this online nursing administration degree program from Troy University receive one-on-one mentoring from a faculty member who will help them navigate the requirements of the program. 

Courses cover a range of topics, including:

  • Healthcare informatics and leadership
  • Healthcare systems
  • Leadership in organizations and systems
  • Policy and politics in healthcare
  • Healthcare economics

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Troy University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • A Master of Science in Nursing is required from a nationally-accredited program.
  • Applicants must have a current unencumbered license as a registered nurse in the state where clinical practice will occur.
  • Applicants must have valid certification in advanced practice nursing from a nationally recognized credentialing body.