Northern Arizona University

College of Health and Human Sciences

Nursing, DNP

Address:

PO Box 4084

Flagstaff, AZ 86001

United States

Phone:

928-523-2650

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Nursing, DNP

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is designed for nurses holding a master’s degree (MS) and a national certification in an APRN specialty to obtain a terminal degree in nursing. The DNP builds on master’s education to provide expanded unique knowledge and expertise. These graduates will have a broader capability to provide high quality health care in a complex and increasingly strapped health care system. The DNP is a clinical doctorate with emphasis on expert clinical practice. The summative outcome is a scholarly project that demonstrates the integration and translation of research evidence to enhance clinical practice.

Accreditation:

NAU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association (NCA).

International Student Requirements:

Please see our website for international applicant requirements.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 71 - 76

In State Tuition (per year): 9462 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 22452 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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