DNP & PhD Programs in Iowa


There are 5 nursing schools in Iowa that provide DNP & PhD program. We gathered some key information about each school to help you learn more about the schools' characteristics and the programs they provide.

Where applicable we also list weighted average NCLEX pass rate of the students who attended the schools in the last 3 years.

Allen College
Waterloo, IA

Programs offered
  • DNP

Briar Cliff University
Sioux City, IA

Programs offered
  • DNP

Clarke University
Dubuque, IA

Programs offered
  • DNP

University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA

Programs offered
  • DNP
  • BSN to DNP
  • PhD
  • BSN to PhD


Closed Schools/Programs

Kaplan University-Davenport Campus
Davenport, IA

School closed in 2018
Programs offered
  • DNP