Online MSN to Doctor of Nursing Practice
Health care is a dynamic and ever-evolving field, and more is now expected of nurse leaders. In fact, the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) has called for a doctoral level education to become the requirement for advanced practice nursing. Earning an online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) puts you at the forefront of the industry — prepared for nurse education, patient care, and to shape future policies and procedures in health care.
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Length: 24-36 months*
Total Credits: 27-64 (64 for PMHNP specialization)
*MSN to DNP bridge program make take up to 44 months
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Our curriculum can prepare you for new leadership opportunities.
With our online program, you can earn your Doctor of Nursing Practice degree in as few as 24-36* months and position yourself to take on a high-level role in health care.
- Enhance your knowledge of patient care, policies and procedures, and research methods
- Learn to teach the next generation of nurses through our Nurse Education concentration
- Choose from three start times per year and complete your coursework 100% online
- Choose from 5 Nurse Practitioner tracks
*MSN to DNP Bridge program students may take up to 44 months to completeGet Curriculum Info »
Accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education
Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
Designated as a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education by the National League for Nursing
Named “Best Regional College” by The Princeton Review
Meet Our Faculty
Cassandra Godzik, PhD, APRN, PMHNP-BC, CNE
Acting Associate Dean, Graduate Online NursingView Full Bioof Cassandra Godzik, PhD, APRN, PMHNP-BC, CNE
Lisa Rinke, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
DNP Program DirectorView Full Bioof Lisa Rinke, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
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