The online Doctor of Nursing Practice for the Nurse Executive role is for those seeking the highest-level education in healthcare leadership. This online program is designed for those with a BSN. An optional on-campus residency provides additional opportunities for collaborative learning.
The curriculum allows you to work with expert faculty and peers who share your passion. The focus on interprofessional education sharpens your collaborative skills, and provides you with a valuable perspective when approaching a patient’s problem. You’ll learn how to facilitate communication, prioritize diversity, and encourage creativity. The program culminates in a scholarly project capstone. Graduates lead and serve interprofessional teams to improve patient outcomes.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences is accredited by:
WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Criminal Background Check, Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Must provide evidence of an unrestricted, unencumbered RN license in state of residence
- Requires completion of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing program
Arkansas, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Rhode Island, Utah, Washington