Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Flexible Online Schedule. High Demand Specialties.

Are you ready to advance your career?

DNPs are in demand across the health care industry and with our online program you can obtain your doctorate in as little as 2.5 years (full-time). Transition to an Advanced Practice with confidence, while being prepared to provide exceptional high-quality care to your community.

Meet Our Students & Graduates

Shaju Francis

Being from Arizona, it is a dream doctoral program that offers most of the clinical rotations in AZ, and I was fortunate to be one of the 11 students for the Class of 2020. Very experienced faculty, flexibility with the combination of in-class and online didactic, and the state-of-art simulation labs are the highlights.

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Samantha Gambles Farr

As a practicing Nurse Practitioner, I wanted a program that would allow me to obtain my educational goals while working and caring for my family. A majority of programs would require me to drive long distances in California and I simply did not want to be away from my family for long periods of time. Furthermore, the academic standing of the UA College of Nursing is one of the best in Arizona and the nation.


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Accreditation & Affiliations

The Doctor of Nursing Practice program at The University of Arizona College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

The University of Arizona College of Nursing is approved by the Arizona State Board of Nursing, and affiliated with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing and the Western Institute of Nursing

Director of the DNP Program

DNP Program Director & Clinical Associate Professor | Phone: 520-626-5543
University of Arizona College of Nursing
P.O. Box 210203
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0203