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The online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs from Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies (NHS) prepare you to lead systems-level change in today’s health care landscape.
As a Georgetown University DNP student, you will:
Two entry points are available: the BSN to DNP, designed for RNs with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and the Post-Master’s DNP, designed for APRNs or nurses employed in advanced nursing roles with a master’s degree.
In the online BSN to DNP program, you will complete both master’s- and doctoral-level coursework while preparing to pursue APRN certification in one of the following specializations:
In addition to attending live online classes, you will participate in on-campus intensives in the DC metro area and gain more than 1,000 hours of direct experience treating patients in clinical placements.
In the online Post-Master’s DNP program, you will build upon your clinical experience and learn ways to innovate, influence health care policy, and engage in the world in service to others, addressing topics such as:
You will supplement your coursework with DNP practice hours and on-campus executive sessions in DC, during which you will bond with your Cohort, practice stress management and mindfulness, and hone your scholarly writing skills.
Request information to learn how Georgetown University’s online DNP programs equip you to become a health care leader.