University of Vermont

College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Department of Nursing

Graduate Nursing Programs at UVM CNHS

Nursing Group Practice

An Innovative Approach to Clinical Education

The Nurse Practitioner Practice Group

Attend a graduate nursing information session to learn more.

Graduate Nursing Programs

Master of Science in Nursing - Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL)

The Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) program prepares nurses for leadership positions in evidenced-based patient care.

Application deadline: April 3

Direct Entry Program in Nursing (DEPN)

The Direct Entry Program in Nursing (DEPN) replaces the Master's Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN). This accelerated, alternative-entry program is for those who have not graduated from a nursing program, and who hold a baccalaureate or higher degree in another field.

Application deadline: December 15

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree program begins in the fall of 2015. There will be two entry options: one for registered nurses with a baccalaureate or higher degree (in nursing or another field), and another for post-master's applicants who want to pursue the DNP. For more information about the Doctor of Nursing Practice degree, read the fact sheet from the American Association of Colleges of Nursing.

Application deadline: April 3

Post-Master's Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Post-Master's Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Application deadlines: December 15 and April 3

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