Doctor of Nursing Practice
University at Buffalo

Program Details

The online DNP degree program from the University at Buffalo prepares established advanced practice nurses to deliver expert care, innovate practice, and translate evidence-based care to the clinical setting. With the goal of enhancing practice outcomes at the individual, population, and system levels, the program provides students with new knowledge in:

  • ​Organizational Behavior
  • ​Informatics
  • Health Policy
  • ​Leadership
  • Program Evaluation 
  • ​Generation of Evidence-Based Knowledge

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University at Buffalo is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Active U.S. RN and NP licenses