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Nursing Practice

A.T. Still University

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Make a difference in the future of healthcare and nursing. Earn your graduate degree in Nursing Practice at A.T. Still University, College of Graduate Health Studies.

Overview

The Nursing Practice at A.T. Still University, College of Graduate Health Studies is a learner-centered, achievable, online degree program. If you already have a master of science in nursing (MSN) or have earned ATSU’s MSN, this is your entry point to ATSU’s unique graduate nursing pathway (GNP). You will have the freedom to work at your own pace from a minimum of one course per term.

The DNP requires successful completion of only 7 online courses plus a leadership/organizational systems or practice management specialization and project (a total of 33 credits, or 30 if you are an alumni of ATSU’s MSN). You will also have a special opportunity toward the end of your program to meet with other students and faculty to launch your project.

Career

Potential career advancement opportunities are boundless with a DNP from A.T. Still University:

  • Chief operating officer, president, or vice president of a healthcare system
  • Chief nursing officer or assistant chief nursing officer of a healthcare facility
  • Clinical researcher
  • Healthcare insurance or association administrator
  • University administrator or faculty
  • Healthcare consultant
  • Healthcare business owner
  • Health policy director/adviser/consultant

Accreditation

A.T. Still University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nursing Inquiry, Evidence-Based Practice, and Change
  • Healthcare Economics and Financial Management 
  •  Health Policy, Law, and Advocacy 
  •  Quality Improvement and Performance Excellence 
  •  Population Health: Program Development and Evaluation
  •  Advanced Nursing Practicum

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed and signed admissions application along with a nonrefundable application fee
An accredited degree from a university recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (bachelor’s degree for masters programs and a master’s degree for doctoral programs). Applicants who graduated from a university outside the United States may have to provide a degree equivalency evaluation.*
  • Official transcript from the qualifying degree-granting institution. For students using VA benefits transcripts for all institutions attended are required.
  • Minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) at the qualifying degree institution.
  • Evidence of a current unencumbered RN license held in the state in which the attainment of applied non-clinical skills hours will occur.
Elements of success:
  • A current resume.
  • Completion of a brief essay.
  • English proficiency 
  • Meet ATSU technology requirements.

Tuition Fee

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    800 USD/credit
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    800 USD/credit
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Funding

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