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Letters of Recommendation

For Temple's Doctor of Nursing Practice program, as a part of the admissions requirements, we ask that applicants provide two professional letters of recommendation. Below are the requirements that the letters must meet in order to fulfill this admissions requirement.

Temple is most interested in the writer's assessment of the student's academic/scholarly performance, professional contributions, ability to work independently, communication skills, commitment to urban health, analytical thinking and aptitude for advanced study. Please indicate how long you have known the student and in what capacity, highlighting the aforementioned criteria.  The below are also mandatory requirements:

  •  letter must be type written on official letterhead
  •  letter must contain an original signature
  •  letter should be roughly one page in length
  •  letter must be mailed directly from the writer to:
    Admissions Committee
    505 Jones Hall
    3307 North Broad Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19140

Should any questions remain, please email TUnurse@temple.edu.