Lead as a Doctor of Nursing Practice
Maryville University offers two paths to earn your Post-Master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) online. You can complete our online DNP in as few as 20 months or our online DNP-NP in as few as 36 months. The DNP-NP allows you to attain your DNP while also providing a pathway to prepare you for nurse practitioner certification in one of five specialty areas: FNP, PNP, AGACNP, AGPCNP, PMHNP.
Both programs are designed to prepare active nurses to become strong leaders who will transform today’s health care system and advance the nursing profession. Our choices provide flexible options to earn the terminal degree that helps you advance your skills, further your research, and promote your quality of care.