The application process requires a $20.00 non-refundable application fee; checks or money orders must be made payable to University of the Incarnate Word, and may be included with the application.
Admission to the DNP program will be granted to applicants who satisfy all general admission requirements. The applicant must:
For Texas Residents:
Licensed to practice as an APRN in Texas
For Non-Texas Residents:
Licensed to practice as an APRN in a compact state in which one resides or practices.
Requirements for the DNP
To qualify for the DNP degree, a candidate must complete a 33 credit hour online curriculum (plus 560 clinical practicum/residency hours) building on the preparation of a certified APRN and successfully complete and present a Doctoral Capstone Project.
Individual consideration may be given by the Graduate Nursing Committee to those applicants who do not entirely meet selected admission requirements.
Contact the Admissions Office at 210 829-6005 if you have any questions about the receipt of documents or about admission to the University.
Contact Dr. Laura R. Muñoz at 210 805-3033 or firstname.lastname@example.org for questions about the DNP program.