Online Nursing Programs

Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP)

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is a practice-focused degree that prepares nurses to function at the highest level of practice for the current health care environment based on a strong scientific foundation for practice. Emphasis is on evidence-based practice, leadership, cultural competence, organizational analysis and policy. Students prepare for primary care roles as nurse practitioners.


The Bachelor of Science in Nursing prepares students to practice the art and science of professional nursing. Ashland University's RN to BSN program is online!

School Nurse Licensure

The School Nurse Licensure Program at Ashland University is an online graduate-level program approved by the Ohio Department of Education and the Ohio Board of Regents.  It meets all Ohio standards for School Nurse educational programs and recognizes the ANA/NASN Scope and Standards of Practice for School Nursing (second ed., 2011)

Faculty Spotlight

Dave Vanata
"Accent on the Individual" means challenging an individual and moving them out of their comfort zone.Read more