Doctor of Nursing Practice / Family Nurse Practitioner (BSN to DNP)
Troy University

Program Details

Doctorally prepared advance practice specialty nurses have the ability to take on leadership, clinical, and educator roles. Troy University’s online Doctor of Nursing Practice program offers a Family Nurse Practitioner track. 

Bachelor’s-prepared nurses can achieve a terminal degree in nursing practice with the DNP degree. Students receive one-on-one mentoring from a faculty member who will help them navigate the requirements of the program. 

Courses cover a range of topics, including:

  • Pediatrics and women’s health
  • Adults and geriatrics
  • Healthcare informatics and data management
  • Health disparities from a systems perspective

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Troy University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • A Master of Science in Nursing is required from a nationally-accredited program.
  • Applicants must have a current unencumbered license as a registered nurse in the state where clinical practice will occur.
  • Applicants must have valid certification in advanced practice nursing from a nationally recognized credentialing body.