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BSN to Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
Admission and Selection


Admission into the WSU BSN to DNP - FNP is highly competitive and selective. 


Approximately 24 availabe for each admissions cycle.

Applicant ranking includes:

  • GPA: Cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher (on a 4.0 scale), ;includes all college-level coursework
  • Vita/Resume
  • Focused essay
  • Structured Video Response (SVR).
  • Veteran Status

Notification of acceptance into DNP-FNP program: No later than May 1, 2023.

Application Process

  1.  Read the BSN to DNP - Nurse Practitioner Applicant Checklist (PDF)
  2.  COMPLETE the Post-BSN DNP - Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Application
  3. The online application will be due by 12 p.m. on March 30, 2023 for the August 28, 2023 start date. Please review the applicant checklist above to see if you will meet all the application requirement for Fall 2023.


If you would like to discuss the BSN to DNP - FNP program and the details related to applying, please contact:

Robert Holt
Enrollment Director
Annie Taylor Dee School of Nursing