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DNP Program Ranked in the Top 50

According to Affordable Colleges Online, the School of Nursing’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program has been ranked 39th nationally for the Best Online Doctoral Nursing Degrees for 2016. General criteria for the rankings were as follows: must offer a bachelor’s degree or higher, must be a public or private not-for-profit institution and must offer at least one fully online bachelor’s degree program. College and universities were evaluated based on their online tuition rate, count of online bachelor’s degrees available in the field, undergraduate student to faculty ratios, six year graduation rate, percent of students receiving financial aid, academic and career counseling services, job placement for graduates, acceptance rate, loan default rate and the overall value of the online degree.

Georgia Southern University’s Post-MSN APN Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree prepares students to provide the highest level of nursing care to individuals and communities. Georgia Southern University’s School of Nursing is fully accredited by the Georgia Board of Nursing and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. For more information on the Georgia Southern Online Nursing Program, visit

An in-depth look at the best online doctoral nursing degrees in the U.S. can be viewed at


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