Nurses aiming to advance their careers can choose between a number of graduate and doctoral programs. Deciding which program is right depends on each nurse’s preferred career path. However, the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) recommends the doctorate of nursing practice (DNP) to prepare academically for all advanced nursing practice roles. And as nurse practitioners (NPs) tend to have both high job satisfaction and high salaries, this profession has been ranked the second-best occupation in the United States.
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