Doctor of Nursing Practice
University of Michigan-Flint

Program Details

The online DNP degree program from the University of Michigan-Flint prepares students to become highly-skilled nurse practitioners equipped to provide exceptional health care, and to be leaders capable of navigating today’s complex healthcare environment. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills required to assess and manage both medical and nursing problems in a variety of specialty areas such as:

  • Family
  • Adult
  • Pediatric
  • Geriatric
  • Women’s Health
  • School Health
  • Occupational Health
  • Mental Health
  • Emergency
  • Acute Care


  • Master of Science in Nursing (with APRN certification) from a regionally accredited college or university with an overall undergraduate grade point average of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale
  • Current unencumbered license as advanced practice nurse
  • College-level Statistics with grade of C or better
  • At least one year RN experience is preferred
  • This program is taught in a distance-learning (online) format with minimal campus visits required approximately once per year.

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

If you are an out-of-state student intending to enroll in an online program, please contact the school to verify the status of UM-Flint with your state.