Strengthen your knowledge and gain the credential you need for nursing career advancement, 100% online
Earn the credential needed to enhance your career as a family nurse practitioner with the online Doctor of Nursing Practice – Family Nurse Practitioner program from D’Youville College. Ideal for working advanced practice nurses, this program, unlike other New York DNP programs, offers the online tools and schedule flexibility you need to successfully advance in your career and achieve your goals.
Provided as a fully online educational experience with convenient, 15-week course options, this nurse practitioner doctorate degree is delivered through an interactive virtual classroom that is guided by educators who are industry experts.
Dedicated to helping you succeed academically and professionally, our faculty of educators will help you build complex leadership skills that can be immediately applied to your career. In addition, they’ll also help you become proficient in advanced nursing topics such as:
- Evidence based practice
- Legal and ethical issues in healthcare
- Aging populations
- Financial management
- Healthcare budgeting
- Leadership communication in healthcare settings
- Community-based healthcare
As a student of the online DNP program, you’ll receive the opportunity to complete required capstone hours through your current employer, allowing you to enhance your skills while balancing your education with your personal and professional responsibilities. As you practice your new skills in the workplace, you’ll develop a competitive edge that will make you stand out as a leader among your peers.
By completing D’Youville’s CCNE-accredited online DNP degree, you’ll become qualified for a variety of professional opportunities, including becoming a reliable nurse leader. Not only will you be eligible to care for diverse patients throughout the lifespan, but you’ll also have the credential to make a difference in your community through your own private practice.