Doctor of Nursing Practice - Advance Practice Nurse

Health Sciences
> Nursing
North Atlanta
Doctoral, Graduate

Brenau’s nursing doctorates — advanced practice nurse, and leadership and management — prepare graduates for clinical practice in nursing at the highest level. Students will leave with experience in scientific inquiry, leadership and advanced nursing practice, and scholarship. These degrees are made for nurse practitioners and nurse managers with MSNs. 



Seven semesters


North Atlanta

Class type


Program highlights

  • Become more competitive in your field with a doctorate 
  • Learn to improve patient outcomes in a leadership role
  • Take classes alongside other health care professionals 
  • Conduct research on a community level

Admissions Documents Requirements

  • Verified CAS application

Admissions GPA Requirements

  • 3.0 minimum GPA from all college transcripts
  • MSN from a regionally accredited university
  • Evidence of statistics course

Additional Admissions Requirements

  • One year experience as an advanced practice nurse in a direct care or leadership/management role
  • Current nursing license in the state of practice
  • Interview upon request
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Brenau University participates in NC-SARA.