This degree program prepares nurses as clinical practitioners/scholars for advanced practice clinical roles.
As a graduate, you'll be able to provide direct patient management in primary care across many complex health systems as well as population-based and application science to improve patient outcomes.
Advance your skills within graduate programs ranked No. 1 nationally by U.S. News & World Report (2023).
Grow your clinical skills in the college's innovative, teaching-education accredited Clinical Simulation Center.
Join a doctoral nursing program that was one of the first four D.N.P. programs in the country.
What You’ll Study
This curriculum prepares nurses for family nurse practitioner national certification. Through online classes and select on-campus immersions, you’ll gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to implement evidence-based practices and systemwide changes to improve patient outcomes.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Working with others to achieve a common goal or objective
Communicating and interacting effectively in a variety of social and professional situations
Applying critical thinking and analytical skills to make informed and effective decisions
Understanding cultural variation and adapting behaviors and communication styles accordingly
Exchanging information and ideas through speaking, writing or other means of expression
Providing medical care to individuals who have been injured or harmed
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Family Nurse Practitioner
- Primary/Family Practice
- Urgent Care
- Outpatient Clinics
- Federally Qualified Health Centers