Frequently asked questions
Q: Do I need a previous degree for the DNP program?
A: Yes, the DNP program is for Nurses who have previously earned a Master’s degree.
Q: Do I need to take a qualifying test like the GRE?
Q: What are the application requirements?
A: View the requirements on the Admissions page.
Q: What is the application like?
A: View our application timeline on the Admissions page.
Q: How long is the DNP program?
A: The DNP program is designed to take two years.
Q: Can I work while earning my DNP?
Q: Do I need a working personal laptop for the DNP program?
Q: What are the fields of study for the DNP?
A: There are two focuses for the Pace DNP: The Family Nurse Practitioner-DNP and the Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner-DNP.
Q: Can I earn a scholarship to attend the DNP program?
A: Yes. Yes, Please visit here to view available internal and external scholarship.
Q: Will I know about the on campus meetings ahead of time?
A: Yes. Visit the DNP schedule to see when the on-campus days are planned.