Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

The Doctor of Nursing Practice degree is designed for nurses seeking a terminal degree in nursing practice and offers an alternative to research-focused doctoral programs. DNP curricula build on traditional master's programs by providing education in evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and systems leadership, among other key areas. The DNP forum is a place to discuss the DNP degree and your career as a DNP-prepared nurse. What barriers to practice have you encountered? Has your scope of practice changed? Let's talk about the impact it has on nursing.

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  1. FIU DNP Program- Anybody familiar with them?
    by reddgirl May 2
  2. University of Michigan Flint
    by gabby0319 Apr 22
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    Amtrak
  3. Capstone Project Example
    by resilientnurse Apr 17
    3
    SHGR
  4. Non-nursing major graduate wants DNP!
    by AshleyPCA Mar 31, '11
    22
    AshleyPCA
  5. DNP/PhD Study
    by resilientnurse Mar 19
    4
    BCRNA
  6. DNP for Nurse Educators?
    by ellenhuenink Oct 16, '13
    3
    BCRNA
  7. USF DNP Interview
    by Misty1334 Mar 12
    2
    FL911RN
  8. WSU DNP-FNP experiences?
    by bcmrn Apr 7
  9. Any family psych DNP folks at University of South Alabama
    by PeacockMaiden Apr 3
  10. DNP trouble in sight? FNP graduation Spring 2015...
    by JL10910 Feb 17, '12
    16
    Lexi2011
  11. RN to DNP or MSN?
    by lexnurse26 Mar 30
    8
    lexnurse26
  12. Fall 2014 DNP FNP in CT
    by bcburke90 Mar 31
  13. Just Applied
    by froggg123 Jun 7, '13
    1
    OfeliaMSN
  14. DNP help needed please. Peds ER esp.
    by PedsRN25 Mar 27
  15. DNP seems like a waste...
    by IcySageNurse Jun 1, '13
    74
    resilientnurse
  16. So, I would like to get my DNP but...
    by ePerfect Mar 23
    7
    zmansc
  17. Doctorate of Nursing Practice
    by OfeliaMSN Mar 22
    7
    OfeliaMSN
  18. Chamberlain's DNP
    by MC1906 Nov 3, '13
    8
    OfeliaMSN
  19. BSN to DNP
    by Amber307 Mar 17
    5
    natashakhan25
  20. Recommend schools
    Poll by OfeliaMSN Mar 22
  21. Interview questions PLEASE HELP :)
    by michellemanso Mar 20
  22. Online BSN-DNP Programs
    by Ashley Peds RN Feb 22, '13
    11
    lancermav_RN
  23. USA DNP fall 2013
    by rlianne Apr 27, '13
    15
    A_novice_nurse
  24. Can someone shed light on the dnp 2015 transition for me ?
    by theoj7 Jul 30, '12
    4
    theoj7
  25. Best schools for DNP-psychiatry?
    by madglee Sep 12, '13
    12
    resilientnurse
  26. UofA DNP Fall 2014
    by bwrightrn Jan 25
    17
    bwrightrn
  27. University of Michigan Flint DNP
    by resilientnurse Feb 27
  28. Doctorate in a field other than nursing?
    by greygooseuria Sep 8, '13
    5
    zenman
  29. DNP requirement
    by william1 Feb 12
    2
    william1
  30. Pursuing a CNO career
    by xenadnp Feb 8
  31. DNP with cardiology focus?
    by GinRN777 Apr 21, '13
    2
    pro-student
  32. Nursing theory
    Poll by prairienp Feb 4
    10
    wtbcrna
  33. Conservative school for DNP?
    by CRF250Xpert Mar 15, '12
    19
    twinmommy+2
  34. DNP Interview
    by star2601 Jan 30
  35. MSN+PhD or DNP only?
    by OrangeSN Aug 3, '13
    8
    cayenne06
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