Doctorate of Nursing Practice Application

Application requirements include:

  • Licensure as a Registered Nurse
  • MSN (Master of Science in Nursing) degree from an accredited Master's of Nursing Program
  • A 3.20 or higher GPA (4.0 scale) from the MSN program
  • Official transcripts from MSN program
  • Graduate level statistics course within the last 5 years
  • Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  • Completed application form
  • Three (3) letters of professional recommendation or reference
  • One writing sample, such as an APA formatted paper from MSN program
  • Successful phone interview
  • International students: TOEFL - Per graduate office - minimal requirements:
    • Minimum English proficiency test score for students whose first (native) language is not English: TOEFL 550 (paper-based), 213 (computer-based), 79 (internet-based); or IELTS 6.5

Please apply to Ferris State University through both links as you will need to apply to the University and the program.

Please apply to Ferris state University by using this link

Please apply to the DNP Program by using this link through NursingCAS