Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is one of the highest degrees available in nursing. Discover if it's worth it, the steps you need to take to get there, and more.

DNP Salary
$115,800 per year
Source: BLS
How Long Does it Take to Earn your DNP?
3-8 Years
Source: BLS

How to Become a DNP

Explore our step-by-step guide to earning your Doctorate Nurse Practitioner (DNP) degree. DNP Degree Guide

What Is a DNP and Is It Worth It?

If you’re considering a Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree you might be having a hard time deciding if it’s the right degree for you. This guide will explain what it is and if it might be right for you. How to Get a DNP

DNP vs Ph.D. in Nursing - What is the Difference?

Choosing between your DNP or PhD? This guide will explain the differences between the two and help you figure out which is right for you. DNP vs Ph.D Guide

How to Go From RN to DNP

For nurses, earning your DNP is often the ultimate career goal. Fortunately, if you’re already an RN, you don’t have to start from square one. Find out how you can go from an RN to a DNP. RN to DNP Guide

Find Nursing Programs

Sponsored Content

Other Nursing Degrees

Go to the top of page