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.
Spring 2022 Admission:
DNP: AGACNP, FNP, PNP, PMHNP - Oct. 15, 2021
Spring DNP Admission is only for AU Clinical Nurse Leader program graduates.
Fall 2022 Admission:
Nursing Anesthesia - Dec. 1, 2021
AGACNP, FNP, PNP, PMHNP, No Concentration (MSN-DNP), and Nurse Executive - Apr. 15, 2022
Post-Master's (No Concentration) and Nurse Executive DNP only accept for the Fall Semester.
Spring 2023 Admission:
Post Graduate Certificates - AGACNP, FNP, PNP, PMHNP - Sept. 15, 2022
Post-Graduate Certificate Programs only accept for the Spring Semester.