Doctor of Nursing Practice

The Clinical Doctorate for the Future of Nursing

A medical professional talks with a very young child.Kramer School of Nursing offers the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) through the following options:

1.  The full post-BSN DNP via the Family Nurse Practitioner program. 

2.  A DNP-completion option for nurses who already hold master's degrees in nursing and national certification. Two tracks are available:

  • The Clinical focus admits nurses who already hold national certification and licensure as nurse midwives, nurse anesthetists, nurse practitioners, and clinical specialists.
  • The Administration focus admits nurses who hold certification in Nursing Administration. These nurses will typically hold clinical leadership positions in tertiary care centers, but this program may also be appropriate for the nurse entrepreneur
Eligibility & Admission
Frequently Asked Questions