Nursing
    650 University Boulevard E, Box 870358, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Nursing Practice, DNP
Specialty Area(s) Offered: Post-Baccalaureate DNP, Post-Master's DNP
Program Director(s): Dr. Michele Mongtomery - Assistant Dean for Graduate Programs, (205) 348-3071
Application Contact: Vickie Samuel, (205) 348-8163
Application Deadline: Fall: March 1st
Allow admission with permission to continue?    n/a   
Allow conditional language admission?   No  
Offer accelerated master’s program (AMP)?   No  

Admission Requirements
Item NameDescription
Application Fee
Please note that the graduate application fee is non-refundable.
Statement of Purpose
Statement of purpose for the intended graduate program.
Resume / CV
Applicant's resume.
Letters of Recommendation
Two letters of recommendation .
Transcript
Please upload an unofficial transcript for any institution of higher education at which you have completed 15 or more credit hours. International applicants: please make sure that your transcript includes a grading schemes. All others: please include a grading scheme if your university does not use a letter-based (e.g. A, A-, B) grading scheme.
The minimum GPA to be considered: 3 (for regular admission), 2.5 (for admission with permission to continue).
Graduate Entrance Exam Scores
Official GRE score (School Code: 1830) or MAT score (School Code: 1012). Waived if GPA>3.0.
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
GRE: 300, MAT: 50th Percentile.
Test score is required if GPA is lower than 3.0.
English Proficiency Test
Official English proficiency test score from TOEFL, IELTS or PTE – required for applicants whose first language is not English, unless they have a U.S. degree earned within three years (of enrolling in their graduate program) or have studied in the U.S. for two years immediately prior to enrolling here.
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
TOEFL: 79, IELTS: 6.5, PTE: 59.
Writing Sample
A writing sample describing potential scholarly project.
InterviewAn interview with DNP faculty member.
Departmental Information Sheet
A verification of Post-Baccalaureate Clinical and Practice hours.
CertificateNational certification in advanced practice role.
LicenseRN License.