Below you'll find a list of all of the Doctor of Nursing Practice programs available in Oregon.
List of Oregon DNP Programs
Oregon Health & Science University
Oregon Health & Science University offers a post-baccalaureate Doctor of Nursing Practice program with the following areas of specialty: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Midwifery, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. The post-master's DNP program is designed for master's-prepared nurses who are currently licensed as advanced practice registered nurses. The DNP courses for this program are offered online. There is also a post-master's certificate option (PMCO/DNP) program that is available. This program is designed for students who wish to obtain a second specialty enroute to their DNP degree. The DNP program at Oregon Health & Science University is accredited by the CCNE until 2023.
University of Portland
The Doctor of Nursing Practice program at the University of Portland is designed as a cohort program, has a Family Nurse Practitioner focus and features an integrative health perspective. Graduates are prepared as holistic practitioners who have an understanding of different healing methodologies and who practice collaborative care with their patients. Post-baccalaureate students (BSN-DNP) enroll in a full-time, three-year program of study, while post-master's students (MSN-DNP) enroll in a two-year program of study. Courses are delivered through a blended format of in-person immersion weekend sessions approximately once a month and web-based learning modalities. Oregon and Washington residents are given preference for admission to the program. The university's DNP program has CCNE accreditation until June 2025.
BSN required for: