State Authorization

State Authorization

If you live in a geographical area that is served by one of the programs, you may apply for the online MSN or online DNP programs. If you do not reside in one of the areas that is covered, then you are not currently eligible for the online program.

See below for a list of states in which we accept applicants:

Online MSN Approved States

Currently, the Baylor University Online MSN Leadership and Innovation program is available in the following states:

MSN state authorization map

  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Washington D.C.
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Texas
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Online DNP Approved States

Currently, the Baylor University Online DNP programs are available in the following states:

 

DNP state authorization map

  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Hawaii
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Michigan
  • Mississippi
  • Montana
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Texas
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin