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.


  • Master's degree in nursing with a current, unencumbered RN license
  • At least one year of current work experience
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • Goal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Interview
  • Resume

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission