School of Nursing

Post Masters to DNP : Health Systems Nursing Leadership

Health systems

Cleveland State University's Post masters Health Systems Nursing Leadership program offers online classes for the working nurse executive.

To meet the ever changing demands of our nation's complex health care system, CSU is offering an post masters to DNP program to prepare graduates for leadership positions in health care organizations.

Click here to review the course outline for this program

Program Offerings:
  • Part time to accommodate the demands of your work schedule
  • On line learning format
  • Completed in 6 consecutive semesters
  • Affordable tuition
  • All courses are taught by our full time doctorally prepared faculty
Program Requirements:
  • Minimum GPA of 3.25 in your Master of Nursing degree
  • One year experience working as an RN
  • Statistics course completed within the last five years with a grade of B or better
Application Submission Process:
  • Apply to the College of Graduate Studies;  Deadline to apply is April 15 for the Fall semester. After April 15, applications will be considered on a space-availability basis.
  • Official transcripts from all academic institutions
  • Three (3) professional letters of recommendation
  • CV/Resume
  • 500 word essay addressing career goals

All applicants will interview with a School of Nursing faculty member

All application materials are submitted through your student application portal in SLATE.