Welcome to the Indiana Wesleyan University School of Nursing Division of Doctoral Nursing. The purpose of our programs is to enhance the professional practice of Registered Nurses (RNs). Students have the opportunity to pursue advanced levels of nursing practice in a challenging program that leads to new heights in both professional and personal development. Whether you are seeking opportunities in nursing administration, nursing education or direct patient care, IWU's School of Nursing will equip you to make a difference in these invaluable professions.

The Doctor of Nursing Practice - Systems Leadership (DNP) will prepare graduates to impact the clinical setting as leaders and to utilize clinical research to improve and transform healthcare. An emphasis on global healthcare engages the IWU mission of becoming world changers.

The Post-Baccalaureate Doctor of Nursing Practice program allows nurses with a baccalaureate degree in nursing (BS or BSN) to achieve a doctoral degree. The program is designed to equip advanced practice nurses (APNs) to practice at the highest level of leadership, scholarship, and character to be world changers in global healthcare systems. Graduates of the program are eligible to apply to take the family nurse practitioner certification exam from the appropriate credentialing body.

The Post-Baccalaureate Doctor of Nursing Practice Psychiatric Mental Health NP (PMHNP) program prepares nurses with a baccalaureate degree in nursing (BS or BSN) to achieve a doctoral degree. The program is designed to prepare nurses for advanced practice (APRN) in the mental health field at the highest level of leadership, scholarship, and character. The focus of the program is the interrelationship of theory, research, and evidence-based psychiatric mental health practice. Graduates of the program are eligible to apply for PMH nurse practitioner certification by the appropriate credentialing body.

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