Nursing (DNP)

College of Nursing

Program Information

Degrees or Certificates Offered:


Delivery Method:

Distance Education/Campus

Program Website:

Graduate Program Contact

Dr. Shannon Baker Powell

Mailing Address:
College of Nursing, 3131 Health Sciences Bldg, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858-4353

(252) 744-6536

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester Spring Semester 1st Summer Session 2nd Summer Session 11-week Summer Session
Priority ** ** ** ** *
Graduate School Varied – see notes below. * * * October 1st – Nurse Anesthetist only

* Applications not considered for admission in this term

Application/Deadline Notes

DNP Nurse Anesthesia (Post BSN) – 11 Week Summer Session (August 31st) Please see the link to the Nurse Anesthesia DNP site.

DNP Nurse Practitioner FNP/AGPCNP (Post BSN) – Fall Semester (July 15th)

DNP (Post MSN) APRN – Fall Semester (July 15th)

DNP Leadership (Post MSN) – Fall Semester (July 15th)

**This program does not have a Priority Deadline for this term.

Additional Information

Application Materials Needed:

GRE may be waived for AGPCNP and FNP if the GPA is 3.4 or above, or if the applicant holds an earned MSN. Please contact program and program will notify the graduate school to waive test scores. GRE scores, if required, must be less than five years old..

Please see links to DNP Website for various specialty admission requirements:

Post-Master’s and BSN DNP Admission Requirements

GRE not required for Nursing Leadership concentration only.

Students attending on F1 student visas not eligible; USCIS required course delivery mode not available.


BSN-DNP Specialties



– Nurse Anesthesia

Post Masters DNP

– Nurse Leadership

– Advanced Practice Registered Nurse