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The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) graduate will be prepared to function at the highest level of advanced nursing practice. We offer 2 pathways to the DNP degree: BSN-DNP and MSN-DNP.

Ready to advance your nursing career? 
Join us for an upcoming virtual open house/info session:
  • Thu, Mar 21, 2024 @ 6pm
  • Thu, Apr 18, 2024 @ 6pm
Create your WSSU GradApply portal account. Receive your invitation within 24 hours. 
Attendees will:

♦ Have an overview of our MSN & DNP programs.

♦ Receive an application fee waiver. 

♦ Get answers to questions from program and admissions reps.


Frequently Asked Questions

The Nursing programs are accredited by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education and are accepted in all states and jurisdictions for meeting educational requirements for licensure and certification by way of compact designation or applying for reciprocity in a state outside the compact designation. See the Professional Licensure Disclosure Statements page for a list of state-by-state information.


Go ahead... take the next step. Ignite your passion, discover your strength, and prepare to make a difference in the world. There is no ceiling to what you can do at WSSU. #BeTheNext

Nursing was not an easy program to complete, and I still consider it one of my greatest accomplishments, but these educators worked extra hard to ensure their students' success and I am forever grateful for their devotion to their students.

Kayla Cummins '15