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. MSN+PhD or DNP only?
    by OrangeSN Aug 3, '13
    8
    cayenne06
  2. Equal pay for equal work?
    by MILOBRI Jan 8
    16
    cayenne06
  3. DNP
    DNP
    by janinequinlan Jan 18
    4
    zmansc
  4. Capstone
    by nursedj79 Jan 23
    1
    christvs
  5. Deciding on a NP program
    by WildcatFanRN Mar 17, '13
    9
    WildcatFanRN
  6. FAU BSN - DNP
    by Teleflurry Apr 17, '13
    2
    miamiprincez305
  7. Program accreditation
    by jmse7en Jan 8
    4
    Jenngirl34
  8. What steps to take?
    by RLandRN Jan 9
    1
    Mom To 4
  9. NP here itching to get her DNP!!!
    by christvs Jan 7
    4
    Miiki SN
  10. On line DNP
    by Jenlab Sep 15, '13
    8
    Agrippa
  11. New Grad with BSN seeking DNP
    by uptowngirlrn Jan 7
    1
    malenurse122879
  12. DNP-Prepared Generalist APRNs
    by matthewandrew Dec 27, '13
    14
    wtbcrna
  13. Is Mandatory DNP by 2015 a Done Deal?
    by SandBetweenMyToes Sep 19, '10
    53
    sirI
  14. New Master's NP, cannot find job...should I go for my DNP
    by wildcatarnp Nov 6, '13
    9
    scrambled dna
  15. INTERVIEW
    by wowommi Nov 29, '13
  16. CRNA/DNP-
    by akcant Nov 27, '13
    5
    akcant
  17. How to become a Nurse
    by itsallez Nov 18, '13
    7
  18. Direct-entry MSN to DNP?
    by scarletgray Nov 10, '13
    4
    gettingbsn2msn
  19. DNP residency - does it reduce the benefit of RN experience?
    by priorities2 Nov 6, '13
    3
    PCTerrific
  20. BSN-DNP advice needed
    by Road2NP Oct 16, '13
    3
    Road2NP
  21. Chatham DNP online
    by lmccrn62 Sep 29, '13
    1
    EPCCRN
  22. Should I get the DNP?
    by ktc328 Jun 25, '13
    15
    paige1665
  23. BSN-DNP Funding Sources?
    by Spoiled1 Oct 11, '13
    4
    BCRNA
  24. Wilkes online DNP
    by lmccrn62 Sep 29, '13
  25. USA ACNP-DNP
    by kcmac07 Sep 20, '13
  26. FNP preceptor needed in metro Detroit area
    by FPnurse2013 Sep 16, '13
    2
    AssociateDegree
  27. John Hopkins DNP program
    by resilientnurse Jun 23, '13
    3
    madglee
  28. 2015 DNP
    by BabyLady Jan 27, '11
    235
    ccso962
  29. Doctoral Degree Scholarships in Cancer Nursing
    by NRSKarenRN Aug 21, '13
  30. USA's Online BSN-DNP program
    by DialysisRN12 Jul 10, '13
    3
    dansamy
  31. MDs dont own the physician title
    by platon20 Jul 5, '13
    88
    WKShadowRN
  32. Chatham University DNP Program
    by annfaith Jun 9, '13
    1
    lub dub
  33. Louisiana State Board & Walden University
    by jl76RN Jul 5, '13
    1
    MERCEDES674
  34. Areas of focus for DNP capstone project...
    by christvs Jan 12, '13
    8
    BCRNA
  35. Are all NP's Doctoral material??
    by burnedoutRNinSC Jul 16, '13
    3
    pro-student
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