Doctor of Nursing Practice
Wilmington University

Program Details

The online DNP degree program from Wilmington University is practice-focused and designed to prepare expert clinicians. Students develop well-integrated skills which are immediately applicable to clinical practice. This program offers the following tracks:

Traditional Doctor of Nursing Practice

  • ​Advanced Practice (for certified NPs, CRNAs, CNMs, and CNSs)
  • ​Executive Leadership


  • MSN – Leadership to DNP
  • MSN – Family Nurse Practitioner to DNP
  • ​MSN – Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner to DNP

Combination DNP

  • ​Family Nurse Practitioner and DNP
  • ​Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner and DNP
  • ​Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and DNP (starting Spring 2018)


  • Official Transcripts Reflecting a BSN and MSN From a CCNE Accredited Program with a G.P.A. of 3.0 or Higher
  • Current Resume/CV
  • One Letter of Recommendation From a Doctorally (DNP, PhD, EdD, DPT, PharmD, PsyD, etc.) Prepared Professional
  • Copy of U.S. Valid RN Licensure
  • Copy of APRN Licensure (APRN-Track Applicants Only)
  • Copy of National Board Certification as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN-Track Applicants Only)
  • Statement of Goals

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education