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Doctor of Nursing Practice


Established in 2007, the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at The University of Toledo (UT) in collaboration with Wright State University (WSU) is designed to take current nationally certified advanced practice nurses and nurse administrators (nurse executives) to the highest level of clinical practice in order to meet the increasing complexities and challenges of the nation’s healthcare environment. As a DNP student at The University of Toledo you will learn how to:

  • Translate and implement nursing research into evidence based practice to provide the best possible outcomes for your population of interest
  • Develop the leadership and organizational expertise to effectively enact the policies and procedures necessary to meet the dynamic state of healthcare delivery
  • Identify approaches for quality management and performance improvement in health care organizations
National certification is required
  • In-state tuition available to all online students
  • Well-prepared faculty to meet your educational needs
  • Offered in collaboration with the Wright State University College of Nursing and Health
  • Use of distance learning technology to deliver instruction
  • Graduates can pursue careers as advanced practice nurses, supervisors, managers, or administrators in the nursing field
  • Post Master’s to Doctor of Nursing Practice (MSN-DNP) degree FAQs

Students are admitted to the MSN-DNP Program fall semester only. If you are ready to apply please View the Graduate Nursing Program Application Process and Checklist and download the recommendation form. All other questions should be directed to:

David Lymanstall
Graduate Nursing Adviser

Mail Stop 1026
Health Science Campus
The University of Toledo
3000 Arlington Avenue
Toledo. Ohio 43614-2598

Fax: 419.383.5894

Admission is competitive, please visit the College of Nursing for more information.

Last Updated: 6/26/15