Fort Worth, TX
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
89%
11%
student ratio
61
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Clinical Nurse Specialist - Pediatrics Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [Pediatric Nursing]
    • Clinical Nurse Specialist - Adult/Gerontology Nursing Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [Gerontology ]
    • Nursing Administration Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [Nursing and Healthcare Administration]
    • Family Nurse Practitioner Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [Family Nurse Practitioner Studies]
    • General Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 23
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted and practicum
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 59
    • Accepted 38
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 24
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's Degreesthree reference letters, essay, resume, and two official transcripts from each institution attended, APRN recognition or MSN with experience in nursing administration. Specific to BSN to DNP program applicants-A BSN degree and current license in good standing.
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students61
    • Female Percentage89%
    • Male Percentage11%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students61
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Full-time Percentage84%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races7%
    • Unknown or International Student3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty31
    • Full-time Percentage94%
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Female Percentage90%
    • Male Percentage10%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGeriatrics, cancer survivorship, health literacy, endothelial cells, clinical simulation outcomes
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Doctor of Nursing Practice Program

Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Texas Christian University

TCU Box 298627
Fort Worth, TX 76129-0002
United States

Dr. Kathy Ellis

Division Director, Graduate Nursing

Phone: 817-257-6726
Fax: 817-257-7944
Email: kathryn.ellis@tcu.edu

Heather Lyon

Academic Program Specialist

Phone: 817-257-6726
Fax: 817-257-7944
Email: graduatenursing@tcu.edu

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