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Doctor in Nursing Practice
The online DNP degree program from the University of Missouri-St Louis is designed to accommodate nurses in direct or indirect clinical practice who are seeking advanced education. Students may customize their degree to suit their personal interests and professional goals by selecting one of the following concentrations:
A cumulative GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale for applicants with a master’s degree in nursing
Current professional licensure
Completion of an undergraduate general statistics course or Graduate level general statistics course
Completion of an undergraduate health assessment course or equivalent
Two letters of recommendation
A two-page essay, indicating your professional goals and proposed DNP project
A copy of your Advanced Nursing Practice Document of Recognition (if applicable)
A copy of your National Advanced Practice Certificate (if applicable)
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Due to higher education regulation changes, the University of Missouri–St. Louis is unable to accept applications for admission to online programs from students residing in several states: Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Washington. For more information regarding these regulations, contact UMSL on-line.
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