Doctor of Nursing Practice
Ursuline College

Program Details

Optimize your career with an online Doctor of Nursing degree at Ursuline College. This terminal degree is intended for RNs who want to pursue administrative and educational positions. Completion will allow you to prepare for opportunities in direct or indirect healthcare delivery in a wide range of settings. Ursuline utilizes a holistic approach to how nurses implement care, including a spiritual, biological, social, psychological and culture awareness.

Set your own pace as you complete year round studies through competency-based online modules. Curriculum includes, but is not limited to, topics in scientific writing, biostatistics,epidemiology, evidence-based practices, informatics and more. Round out your studies through a final capstone project and residency.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Ursuline College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

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

  • Must have a master's degree in nursing from a CCNE or CNEA accredited program
  • Must have current, unencumbered Registered Nurse license and minimum of one year work experience as a RN in the last two years