Missouri State University

Careers and Outcomes

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Preparing you for the highest level of nursing

The BSN to DNP program will prepare you to become an advance practice nurse. Advanced practice nurses are leading professionals in the nursing field in the areas of education, management, research and patient care. 

After completion of the BSN to DNP program at Missouri State you will be eligible to take the national certification examination to become certified as a family nurse practitioner.

The Post Masters DNP accepts applicants with the following specializations in advance practice nursing:

  • Nurse practitioner (NP)
  • Nurse midwife (CNM)
  • Clinical nurse specialist (CNS)
  • Nurse anesthetist (CRNA)