Doctor of Nursing Practice


Looking to take your nursing career to the next level?

The online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree program is designed to prepare nurses for the highest level of clinical practice! As a DNP student, you will work closely with our expert faculty and experienced practitioners to develop advanced competencies in clinical practice, leadership, and healthcare management. Learn more about each of our five available tracks! 

 Where we rank

Top 50 DNP programs among all US Colleges of Nursing, per the latest US News and World Report. 

#5 Online DNP program in the nation, per

#2 Online Psych-Mental Health DNP program in the nation, per


DNP Program Tracks


Additional Information


International Transcripts Evaluation

Students with international transcripts are required to have their documents evaluated by an approved member listed on the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) website. Previously, the evaluation was conducted through organizations listed on the NACES website.


Evaluation Requirement

The Office of Admissions will be utilizing SpanTran to evaluate international transcripts. Henceforth, all applicants are required to have their transcripts evaluated specifically by SpanTran. When applying for the program in SLATE, this requirement will automatically be added to the application checklist, guiding applicants to fulfill this evaluation through SpanTran.

For more information and guidance regarding this new evaluation process, please refer to the SpanTran website.

If you have any inquiries or need assistance, please visit our international admissions FAQ.

Should you have any further questions regarding the transcript evaluation process or need clarification, please contact our College of Nursing graduate admissions office at

 Preceptor Tuition Waiver

As an approved FSU CON preceptor, you can request a waiver of 6 credit hours for every 300 hours of precepting completed. Preceptors play a crucial role in guiding nursing students through their education and development, and this initiative acknowledges and supports their contributions.

Please click below for additional information.

Preceptor Tuition Waiver