Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Doctor of Nursing Practice
Overview


The post-BSN to Doctor of Nursing Practice degree allows students to earn a MSN while working on the DNP.

Choose from eight MSN nurse practitioner options, complete the American Association of Colleges of Nursing’s (AACN) Essentials of Master’s Education in Nursing, and achieve national certification before completing the doctoral part of the program.

The doctoral coursework features a tailored plan of study dependent on your schedule and pace, and it includes a Practice Inquiry Project.

The post-BSN to DNP program can be completed in a minimum of four years (starting in the fall semester) up to a maximum of six years.

Program options:

  • Adult-Gerontology - Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Adult-Gerontology – Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Community Systems Administration
  • Family/Individual Across the Lifespan
  • Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
  • Nursing Informatics
  • Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Women’s Health Gender Related Nurse Practitioner