Doctor of Nursing Practice / Executive Health Systems Leadership
University of Arizona

Program Details

The University of Arizona offers several Doctor of Nursing Practice specialties online. Students can choose to pursue a specialization in Executive Health Systems Leadership.

This online nursing administration degree prepares nurses to become leaders in the healthcare industry. Students learn advanced competencies necessary to succeed in management and leadership roles. The curriculum includes practicum experiences and a DNP project.

Graduates can pursue positions such as:

  • Chief Nursing Officer
  • Associate Chief Nursing Officer
  • Clinical Nursing Director
  • Director of Nursing Professional Practice

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Arizona is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Must have a Master of Science in Nursing degree from a regionally accredited institution and an active RN license
  • At least one year of RN experience preferred, and one or more years of ANCC recognized nursing leadership position preferred

Restricted States

Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Tennessee, US Territories