Graduate AdmissionsPhone: 814-871-7474Toll Free: 1-800-426-6668
Office Location:Courthouse Commons150 W. Sixth St.
practice registered nurses who hold a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and
are certified as a Nurse Practitioner or a Nurse Anesthetist are eligible to
apply for admission to the Doctor of Nursing Practice program of study. Applicants with a Clinical Nurse Specialist
who are currently certified will be considered. Applicants must:
must present evidence of a research thesis or evidence-based project based on
research to be considered for admission to the DNP program. If not completed at the MSN level, students
will be required to complete the research core at Gannon University to include
GNURS 650 Nursing Research (3 cr), GNURS 651 Research Seminar (3 cr), GNURS 721
Thesis Guidance (3 cr). This will increase the credit program from 26 to 35
Admission decisions will be made by April 15.
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