Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions offers an online Doctor of Nursing Practice degree for Family Nurse Practitioners. This program is designed for working nurses with BSNs who seek to deliver primary healthcare. The program is mostly online with a requirement of one week of onsite work during certain semesters.
The curriculum covers a diverse range of client needs for a diverse range of settings. Coursework covers the range of the life cycle continuum, including obstetrics, pediatrics, gynecological care, and geriatric care. Graduates are eligible to obtain licensure and certification as an advanced practice registered nurse.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions is accredited by:
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV
- Requires an accredited entry-level nursing degree or foreign equivalent
- One year of clinical experience preferred
- Must hold a current, unencumbered RN license in your state of residence
- Requires week-long onsite trainings during five of the eight semesters