Georgetown University’s Online Post-Master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice

Earn the Highest Clinically Focused Nursing Degree in the Field


Lead the Advancement and Implementation of Modern Health Care

Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies' (NHS) online Post-Master's Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program prepares you to lead developments across the health system. You will be equipped to improve health outcomes in clinical settings, implement systems-level change, and advocate for policies that improve population health.

Curriculum at a Glance

30 credits | 2 on-campus executive sessions | 20 months to complete
30 credits

2 on-campus executive sessions

20 months to complete

The Georgetown University Experience — Delivered Online

As a student in the program, you will:

  • Employ effective communication and collaboration skills to identify and implement best practices in health care delivery.
  • Grow as a leader under the attentive guidance of NHS faculty, who are fellows, active clinicians, and innovators in health care.
  • Develop specialized skills during HD-streaming, live online classes, informed by interactive, multimedia course content.
  • Form connections with peers and improve scholarly writing skills in two on-campus executive sessions.

Start Transforming Your Nursing Career

Take the next step toward influencing the health care system by earning your DNP online from Georgetown University. Learn more about the program today.