The Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner DNP program prepares you to assess and manage changing health patterns in women.
April 15th deadline for Fall 2021 admission
68 credits + 630 clinical hours + 500 mentored hours
4-year study plans
At Rutgers School of Nursing, we prepare women’s health nurse practitioners to provide primary and reproductive care to women across the lifespan from adolescence to senescence. As a practice leader of the highest level, you will apply and translate evidence-based research to improve systems in health care for women, emphasizing a wellness paradigm.
Upon graduation, you will be eligible for certification in NJ as an advanced practice nurse with prescriptive authority.
Meet the Specialty Director
Dr. Sharon Anderson is the Interim Specialty Director for the Women’s Health NP Program and assistant dean for the division of Advanced Nursing Practice. Her teaching, service, and scholarship focuses on the care of one of our most vulnerable populations – high-risk infants and children with genetic and inherited metabolic disorders.