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Post-Master’s Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) Program

  • Online application through Graduate Admissions
  • Masters preparation, BS in nursing and current RN licensure
  • Masters preparation may be in any of these categories:
    • APRNs
    • Master's in nursing administration, nursing education, or related nursing field with demonstrated leadership experience
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate programs
  • Three letters of recommendation (one academic recommendation preferred)
  • Interview with nursing faculty
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in nursing MS program
  • Written professional goal statement
  • 300-500 Master’s or Post-Master’s practicum hours
  • Resume
  • TOEFL if appropriate

For a Graduate Program Application, please visit the UMass Lowell Graduate Admissions website.

Scholarships and loan forgiveness through the Nurse Faculty Loan Program (NFLP) may be available.

Susan Parker, DNP, APRN, GNP-BC, ACHPN
DNP Program Coordinator and Lecturer
Telephone: 978-934-4685