Doctor of Nursing Practice

If you're a post-BSN applicant interested in advanced nursing practice or a post-master's applicant who works in advanced nursing practice, the Duke University School of Nursing's Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program provides skills and tools that enable you to:

What’s the best way for nurses to list credentials after their names?

Categories: Nursing careers and jobs Hi Donna, Can you tell me the correct way to list nursing credentials after my name? Does my RN come first or my BSN? I’ve seen it both ways, so I’m just wondering what is correct. Wondering About Credentials

Chicago Nursing Home Abuse And Negligence Lawyer

The Law Offices of Steven J. Malman & Associates, P.C. have experience and skilled nursing home abuse and negligence lawyers in Chicago, Illinois.

Understanding Negligence

Ruthe C. Ashley, RN, MSN, JD, answers your questions about legal and workplace issues in this column. Do you have a legal question you’d like to have answered? Call (800) 394-5995, ext. 8839; fax (949) 362-2049; mail Legal Counsel, CRITICAL CARE NURSE, 101 Columbia, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656; or e-mail your question to

RN to MSN Bridge Program

The demand for highly educated nurses grows each day.Aspen University offers online, CCNE-accredited RN to MSN specialization programs for registered nurses who have an associate degree or diploma in nursing and want to expand their career opportunities. The program is designed for adult learners wishing to complete their master’s degree without the on-campus class requirement.

Nursing School Overview

Florida State University is a public school. The College of Nursing has an application deadline of April 15 and an application fee of $35 for U.S. residents. Tuition for the master's program at the College of Nursing is full-time: $544 per credit (in-state) and $1,175 per credit (out-of-state). Tuition for the DNP program is full-time: $479 per credit (in-state) and $1,111 per credit (out-of-state). The College of Nursing at Florida State University has 26 full-time faculty members. The total graduate nursing enrollment is 99.

Nursing School Accreditation

Nursing school accreditation creates a gateway for nursing students to participate in federally funded and state entitlement programs. Graduates from accredited nursing school programs also qualify to attend other accredited schools to pursue advanced studies, including RN-to-BSN and master’s programs. It can also make you more competitive in the job market; employers prefer to hire accredited practitioners because they are trained under nationally established standards for nursing education.

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

The power of choice defines the very best of career education. Our interdisciplinary approach provides students with the tools to address a variety of changing healthcare needs.

PhD Program

Within a research-intensive context, the Faculty of Nursing’s PhD Program exists to prepare nursing scholars for the 21st century who are able to generate new knowledge and facilitate change to advance healthcare outcomes and nursing within a global context.

40 Best Forums for Nursing Students

Sometimes, as a nursing student, it can be overwhelming. You spend a lot of time studying, and working on practical skills. It can be difficult to accomplish what you need to, and keep from becoming discouraged sometimes. The good news is that there are others who know how you feel, and who have gone through the same things.

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