Post-Master's Doctor of Nursing Practice Option
Get your DNP degree online
Already have a master’s degree and want to grow your nursing career?
The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) helps you make a difference beyond hands-on care.
Teach tomorrow’s nurses. Administer better services. Improve health care for under-served groups.
The post-master's DNP option is available 100% online.
Part-time study is also available. Check with your advisor.
Complete your DNP in two years with full-time study.
Why take the post-master's DNP option?
Earn your degree online
Keep your normal job as you finish your education. Complete this degree fully online. Finish in as little as two years.
Serve as a leader
Advance your career and leadership opportunities. The post-master's option prepares you to teach, manage and lead in educational or clinical settings.
Low cost, high quality
Earn your doctorate degree at a lower cost than similar programs. Get a high-quality education that is nationally accredited.
Blend work with your education
Use your current connections for your quality improvement project. You can complete your project at your workplace.
Careers and outcomes
Branch out to other health care roles with your DNP degree.
Here, you'll live by a code of ethics and adopt a culture of caring.
The BSN, MSN, DNP and post-graduate Health Educator and Population Health certificate programs at Missouri State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).
Missouri State Board of Nursing: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (four-year BSN).