Admission to the Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) program is considered on a competitive basis for prospective students who are registered nurses and hold a Master’s degree in nursing. Additional admission requirements, for each track, are outlined below. Applications will be received through the Midwestern University website or the Nursing Centralized Application System (CAS). The University Admission’s Team will review each application for completeness and refer complete applications to the D.N.P Admissions Committee to determine applicant eligibility for an interview.
The Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) program at Midwestern University uses a rolling admissions process. Applicants are required to submit their applications by July 15th. Completed applications are reviewed and decisions to interview individual candidates are made at regular intervals during the admission cycle. Interviews are conducted and the selection process of each candidate for admission is made until the class is filled. Acceptance into the Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) program is determined by the Admissions Committee. The Office of Admissions notifies each applicant in writing of the admission action/decision.