Creating a Culture of Impact

Advance your career and have a greater impact with Frontier Nursing University’s Post Master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree. With our distance education model, your home community serves as your classroom.

Program Overview

  • Designed for RNs who are certified nurse-midwives or nurse practitioners
  • Complete coursework online in 15 or 18 months.
  • In collaboration with your practice site, lead a rapid cycle quality improvement project.
  • One three-day on-campus experience (orientation before beginning the program).
  • Small cohort of students.

The DNP Quality Initiative:

  • Lead a Quality Improvement (QI) project guided by the needs of the practice site.
  • Complete planning improvements using the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) “Model for Improvement” over an 8 week period.
  • Learn about the process of working within a healthcare delivery system to translate evidence into practice

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