Online Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.)
From the patient room to the boardroom, the nursing field is under pressure to produce leaders who can create and implement strategies for more efficient health care delivery and successful patient outcomes. Become one of them with this online CCNE-accredited program at The Catholic University of America, where you’ll find an engaging learning environment, enthusiastic professors committed to helping you thrive; a curriculum that emphasizes the role of ethics, values and spirituality in health care; and a community of faculty, staff and students from diverse cultural and religious backgrounds.
You’ll learn to translate research into reality, using your skills to improve systems for health care delivery. These abilities will help you forge a path to advanced and executive nursing roles. The program covers topics including:
- Emerging issues in health
- Evidence-based practice
- Epidemiology and its applications
- Leadership in the health care context
You can tailor your studies to your specific areas of professional interest through a project-based dissertation completed under the guidance of supportive faculty members, resulting in a professional portfolio to show to potential employers.
A B.S.N. to D.N.P. option is also available for nurses without a master’s in Nursing.
The American Association of Colleges of Nurses recognizes the D.N.P. as a degree that shows the ability to manage the interdisciplinary responsibilities of advanced practice nursing. Make sure you earn such an important credential at a school that’s truly invested in your success—earn it at Catholic University.
Graduate degree in nursing.