Applications must be completed by the following deadlines in order to be reviewed for admission:
- Fall: June 1
- Spring: November 1
- Summer: N/A
Our online post Baccalaureate Doctor of Nursing Practice (PB DNP) program with the Family Nurse Practitioner option (FNP) is designed for nurses working full-time who are seeking a terminal degree while creating a career concentration. We offer personal leadership and innovation development, systems theory, quality improvement, patient safety and health equity. Graduates are eligible to sit for the Family Nurse Practitioner certification exam.
Credit Hours: 80 | Program Length: 4 years | Tuition Cost
Our nation’s complex healthcare environment has created a great demand for innovative nurse leaders with specialized knowledge and advanced nursing practice expertise. The post baccalaureate doctor of nursing practice (DNP) is a doctoral degree that prepares nurses for the highest level of advanced nursing practice. Students in the program have the opportunity to fast track through master’s level courses, take the family nurse practitioner (FNP) licensing exam and graduate with the terminal DNP degree.
This online post baccalaureate DNP is designed for nurses with a bachelor’s degree who wish to pursue academic preparation as a family nurse practitioner while completing a terminal degree in nursing. Students benefit from the focus on enhanced leadership, evidenced-based clinical and management skills, and development of advanced competencies for transforming healthcare delivery and practice. A dedicated UNH faculty advisor will help you balance the workload and manage your academic schedule. With small class sizes, our asynchronous program gives you the flexibility to complete coursework on your own schedule, a great option for working professionals. We offer several opportunities for on-campus visits during the program, including clinical practicum, doctoral symposium and graduation. Begin in January or August, and complete the coursework in 48 months.