The Doctor of Nursing Practice program from Washburn University prepares nurses with the clinical, organizational, and leadership skills needed to advance nursing practice and improve patient outcomes. This degree track is designed for nurses with a bachelor’s degree who want to directly pursue a doctoral degree with national Family Nurse Practitioner certification.
This online nurse practitioner degree provides a unique focus on entrepreneurship. It is the first DNP program in the country to offer enrollment in MBA courses as part of the curriculum. Graduates will be able to expertly blend advanced practice skills and knowledge with strong business understanding.
Graduates can fulfill roles such as:
- Expert advanced practice nurse
- Director of clinical program
- Executive of health care organization
% OnlineMostly Online
Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)
- Requires three on-campus experiences each year
- Must have a BSN degree and unencumbered RN license
Arkansas, New York, Oregon, Tennessee, Utah, Washington