MSN to DNP Program
Pursue Your Passion To Be A Family Nurse Practitioner
The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) at Nebraska Methodist College allows a registered nurse (RN) who already has earned a graduate nursing degree or licensure as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) to pursue a practice-focused doctorate.
The DNP program prepares a nurse as a leader who is well equipped to integrate the sciences with nursing practice to develop, apply and assess healthcare delivery with evidence-based practice.
A graduate attains the level of knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care to individuals in rural and urban communities. A nurse who graduates with the Doctor of Nursing Practice from Nebraska Methodist College will have the earned the highest practice-oriented degree for nursing.
The number of credit hours of the program and clinical hours will be determined on a case-by-case basis for students transferring in prior graduate credits. A minimum of 30 credit hours must be completed at Nebraska Methodist College for the DNP degree to be awarded.