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Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing|College of Health Sciences

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UW FWW School of Nursing
Visit: Health Sciences 351
Mail: Dept. 3065
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-4312
Fax: (307) 766-4294
Email: mailto:uwnursing@uwyo.edu
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Doctor of Nursing Practice - DNP

distance-accessible* doctoral program for:
- the registered nurse with a baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN)
- or the registered nurse with a master's degree in nursing

Program Overview

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree is the new standard for advanced practice nursing education. The FWWSON has two clinical tracks: family nurse practitioner (FNP) and family psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner (FPMHNP) with an emphasis on rural primary care. For existing master’s-prepared FNPs or PMHNPs, the school offers a post-master’s DNP option. Please review the program's unique mission and philosophy.

application deadline: February 1



*several intensive on-campus sessions required; all clinical rotations must occur in Wyoming, north central Colorado (i.e., Ft. Collins, Greeley, Loveland, Walden), or southern Montana

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Phone: 307-766-6568

One student's experience in DNP education

Thinking of pursuing further nursing education? Listen to this pod cast for information about graduate education through one student's experience in the DNP program. (Rebecca Carron, UW alumnae and Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar, interviews Chelsea Carter, UW DNP student.)

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