Doctor of Nursing Practice
The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is an innovative, solution-focused program designed to prepare advanced practice nurses to lead efforts in solving complex health care issues and developing new health care opportunities. Building on TCU's mission "learning to change the world," DNP students are charged with "making a difference in health care."
The practice doctorate in nursing provides the terminal academic preparation for nursing practice. The purpose of this program is to prepare students to assume clinical leadership positions in a variety of health care, business, government and educational organizations.
The TCU DNP is a completely online practice doctorate designed to prepare experts in specialized advanced nursing practice. The focus is heavily on practice that is innovative and evidence-based, reflecting the application of credible research findings and theories to improving health care outcomes. Go to Website >
Doctor of Nursing Practice-Anesthesia
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) with a major in Nurse Anesthesia is a joint program between the School of Nurse Anesthesia and the DNP program. This program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs. Go to Website >