Doctor of Nursing Practice - Online

Advance your nursing career at the University of Saint Joseph, earn a Doctor of Nursing Practice

Gain strong knowledge of nursing scholarship, clinical practice, health promotion, disease treatment, and the skills necessary to work in a changing and evolving health care environment.

Contact us to learn more about becoming a graduate student in USJ’s Doctor of Nursing Practice program.

The curriculum meets the requirements of the AACN Essentials of Doctoral Education for Advanced Nursing Practice and incorporates essential concepts such as:

  • Advanced nursing practice
  • Health promotion and population health
  • Organizational and systems leadership
  • Inter-professional collaborative skills
  • Clinical scholarship
  • Evidenced-based practice
  • Cultural competence
  • Ethics for advanced practice nurses

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