Graduate Open House - April 18,
5 to 7PM - read more

Advance your nursing degree

Doctor of  Nursing Practice (DNP)     

Course Sequence
Course Descriptions
Tuition and Fees
Course Schedule

(Please use Firefox
or Chrome browser to
complete the application.)

Welcome to Saint Anthony College of Nursing DNP web pages!  We are delighted that you are interested in finding out more about our program.  One of the first decisions you need to make before seeking doctoral education is determining which program is right for you.  First, you will want to decide  

Home Right Vertical images | Learn more about becoming a DNPif you should enroll in a PhD/DNSc doctoral program or a DNP program.  To help you think about that click here.

If the DNP seems like the right fit for you, if you feel passionate about using the latest research findings to improve clinical practice, and our curriculum excites you, then you are in the right place!  Dr. Lizer and I are always happy to speak with potential applicants and incoming students. We are available to you from the point you apply through graduation. It is our desire to exceed your expectations at Saint Anthony College of Nursing.  

I look forward to talking with you about our program.      

Brandie Messer, DNP, RN, CPC
DNP Program Coordinator
Assistant Clinical Professor


Available Degree Options:      =Images= | Request Information

BSN TO DNP Degree Option:

Post-Master to DNP Degree Options:

For specific program admission requirements, read the Graduate Admission Policy.

For students wishing to enroll in courses non-pursuant to a degree, SACN offers a Student-At-Large enrollment option.

The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is approved by the State of Illinois Board of Education to grant the baccalaureate and master degrees. The BSN and MSN programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education