Millikin University - Decatur, IL
DNP Admission Checklist

Graduate applicants should:

  • Complete the DNP Application
  • Send official transcripts from all graduate and undergraduate institutions attended.
  • Provide evidence of successful completion (grade of C or better) of courses in undergraduate nursing research, health assessment, organic chemistry and statistics, graduate statistics, and core MSN courses* 
  • Possess an unencumbered license as an RN in Illinois.
  • Provide three (3) written recommendations (form)
  • Please see appropriate program for additional program requirements.
  • Submit a one to two-page written statement (up to 1000 words) addressing personal and professional goals related to the DNP Program
  • Submit a current resume or curriculum vitae














 *Core MSN Courses:  Graduate Statistics, Advanced Pathiophysiology, Advanced Health Assessment, Advanced Pharmacology, Healthcare Policy/Economics

International students must submit official transcripts (in English) with an official evaluation of those transcripts by a foreign credentials evaluation agency and proof of English proficiency as evidenced by a minimum score of 550 on the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language). There are additional requirements for international students; contact Millilkin’s Graduate Nursing Director, 1184 W. Main Street, Decatur, IL 62522, prior to submitting an application.


Millikin University - Decatur, IL
Millikin University - Decatur, IL