Admission Requirements - DNP Program

Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Completion of a Master's degree in Nursing Administration or Advanced Practice Nursing (Nurse Practitioner, CRNA, or Clinical Nurse Specialist) from an accredited institution. 

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA from Master's in Nursing
  • Current United States license to practice as a Registered Nurse.
  • Interview with DNP faculty

Academic Advisement

  • In Person at the College of Nursing
    Academic advisors are available at our three campus locations.  See the below "Contact Us" section for contact information.

  • First Friday's - University of Oklahoma Norman Campus
    Nursing advisement is available on site at OU Norman. A nursing advisor will be at University College (Wagner Hall) on the First Friday of the month of Sept-Dec and Feb-April, 1:30 pm -3:30 pm. No appointments are taken for this event. Students are seen on a first-come/first-serve basis.

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