Southeastern School of Nursing began the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program in Fall 2012 with the first cohort of Post-MSN DNP students.  The program received accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Spring 2013.  Eight members of the first cohort graduated in Spring 2015.  The BSN to DNP Program, with an emphasis on Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), began Fall 2015.


            DNP Graduates


Southeastern's School of Nursing is recognized as a leader in the preparation of nurses. We offer undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a doctor of nursing practice (DNP) degree program.

At the undergraduate level, we offer a traditional degree program, an accelerated option for students with a prior bachelor's degree, an LPN to RN program and RN to bachelor's degree options. Specialty concentrations are available for advanced practice at the master's level as well as preparation at the highest level of nursing practice with the DNP.

  • Recipient of the Nightingale Award for Outstanding Nursing School of the Year three times in the last seven years

  • Four articulation options to obtain a bachelor's degree in nursing

  • Undergraduate program boasts more than 1,600 majors and graduates approximately 150 students annually

  • 100% online programs, including Master's of Science in Nursing (MSN), post-MSN Family Nurse Practitioner certificate, Post-MSN DNPand BSN to DNP.

  • Bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

Application for Progression to Nursing Coursework

Deadlines to apply:

Feb. 1 (Summer/Fall)

Sept. 15 (Spring)


Senior Nursing Capstone Project

Senior nursing students were interviewed by a local news station about their undergraduate Capstone project. Capstone projects completed in the last semester, include collaborating with community leaders to develop, implement and evaluate health promotion and disease prevention interventions for a target population within the community.