Choose an option within the DNP degree for your custom path to success.
- BSN to DNP: Hybrid, with a mix of seated and online classes.
- Post-master's DNP: Online.
Both options are CCNE-accredited.
For BSN-prepared nurses who want to become practitioners. Provide family-focused health care services.
For nurses who already have a master’s degree and want new career roles. Make a difference in health care with your leadership skills.
Why earn a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from Missouri State?
Save money, have flexibility
Our program has one of the lowest costs in the country. Online and hybrid classes mean your on-campus visits are minimal.
Be a leader in nursing
Put research into practice. Teach tomorrow’s nurses. Bridge the health care gap for underserved populations. Whatever you want to do, a DNP degree gives you greater control in your career path.
Have great support
A faculty member helps you develop your quality improvement project. Your advisor also serves as your go-to contact while you’re in the program.
We’re one of the best
You can’t beat low tuition at a great school. Grad School Hub ranked us as the third-best DNP program in the country.
From administration to teaching and service, you can do a lot with a DNP degree.
Here, you'll live by a code of ethics and adopt a culture of caring.
The BSN, MSN, DNP and post-master's 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).