Post-Master's DNP Application Reopens

It's time to take your nursing career to the next level! Apply now to earn a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) online with Ohio State to start classes this fall.


The Ohio State University College of Nursing will continue to accept applications for autumn 2018 admission to the post-master's DNP program. This application window will be open for a limited time, from March 1 to June 1. All application materials are due by Friday, June 1, at 11:59 p.m. EDT.


You’ll learn from world-renowned nursing faculty from the 5th DNP program in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report. Through core coursework, electives and clinical immersion experiences, you’ll develop the skills to become an expert evidence-based practitioner or healthcare administrator. Plus, you’ll pay in-state tuition no matter where you live.


We offer two tracks: the DNP Nurse Executive track focused on administrative leadership and the DNP Clinical Expert track concentrated on the highest levels of patient care expertise and evidence-based practice.


Dream, discover and deliver a brighter future for healthcare with Ohio State.




Those wishing to be considered for the post-master's DNP program can view application requirements on the Ohio State DNP website. Questions about the program and application process can be directed to