Doctor of Nursing Practice / Family Nurse Practitioner
Maryville University

Program Details

The online Doctor of Nursing Practice of Maryville University offers an FNP concentration to the working adult student.  This terminal program is designed to impart holistic and ethical approaches to nursing practice for adults, children and families in a variety of healthcare settings.  You will take on a curriculum building your ability to lead interdisciplinary teams through evaluation, diagnosis, and clinical implementation.  Online nurse practitioner doctorate degree studies will include but are not limited to:

  • Policy changes
  • Statistical applications
  • Management strategies

Courses are available 100% online, led by expert nursing faculty bringing professional experience to the virtual classroom.  You will expand your skills in medical diagnosis, research and reporting, and management of chronic, complex, and multiple health problems.  The online FNP program will provide you with clinical inquiry courses wherein students design and utilize their own evidence-based research study, implement clinical projects, and disseminate your findings.  Become an expert nurse practitioner able to lead and accomplish the best quality healthcare practices through Maryville University online.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Maryville University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Criminal Background Check, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Current unrestricted RN license