Doctor of Nursing Practice / Public Health Administration
University of South Alabama

Program Details

The University of South Alabama offers an online nursing administration degree, the Public Health Administration DNP program.  If you are interested in advancing your career, taking on a leadership role in healthcare organizations, this degree may be for you!

Students study theories of leadership, motivation, power, and change as they learn to influence change in health care.  While you will not work one-on-one with patients, you will have the opportunity to make changes that will improve the healthcare experience of multiple patients, now and in the future.  Graduates are prepared to synthesize, critique, and apply evidence to support quality clinical or organizational practices.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of South Alabama 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

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Have a minimum of one year of nursing experience prior to starting the clinical portion
  • Active unencumbered RN License