Augusta University established Georgia's first Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree in 2005.
The DNP includes seven degree tracks for post-BSN and post-MSN study.
Our doctoral-level education provides nurses the clinical and management expertise to improve health care outcomes, making them expert collaborators in solving health care problems in systems.
The Doctor of Nursing Practice program in nursing at Augusta University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Fall 2021 Admission:
Applications are now closed
Spring 2022 Admission:
DNP: AGACNP, FNP, PNP, PMHNP - October 15, 2021
Spring Admission is only for AU Clinical Nurse Leader program graduates.
Post Graduate Certificates - AGACNP, FNP, PNP, PMHNP - September 15, 2021
Post-Graduate Certificate Programs only accept for the Spring Semester.
Fall 2022 Admission:
Nursing Anesthesia - Applications open August 12 - December 1, 2021.
Post-Master's (No Concentration) and Nurse Executive DNP only accept for the Fall Semester.