Doctor of Nursing Practice
University of Central Florida

Program Details

The online DNP degree program from the University of Central Florida is designed to prepare nurse executives for multiple dimensions of administrative responsibilities within varied healthcare environments. Graduates of this program possess the knowledge and skills required to pursue positions such as:

  • APN 
  • ​ARNP
  • ​Certified Nurse Anesthetist
  • ​Certified Nurse Midwife
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist 
  • ​Nurse Practitioner

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Central Florida is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Current unencumbered license to practice as a registered nurse
  • Some on campus visits may be required

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, US Territories