The Department of Nursing is transitioning the Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner from a Master of Science (M.S.) degree program to a Post-Baccalaureate Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) degree program. The final M.S. cohort is scheduled for Spring 2024 with an application deadline of November 30th. The Post-Baccalaureate Doctor of Nursing Practice degree program is tentatively scheduled to start in Fall 2024 pending approval. Students interested in the Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program are encouraged to contact the Department of Nursing for the latest information.
Prepare to meet the psychiatric and mental health needs of clients, communities, agencies and educational systems. Millions of Americans are affected by mental health conditions every year. The Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) program prepares you as a qualified practitioner to serve mental health patients across the lifespan. With 100% online coursework our post-baccalaureate program is meant for those with a bachelor's or a master's degree looking to take the step to becoming a D.N.P.
- Program type:
- Doctoral Degree
- Est. time to complete:
- 8 semesters (full-time) or 11 semesters (part-time)
- Credit hours:
Why earn your PMHNP online degree at UND?
UND's Online Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Receive personalized support from our full-time Nursing Clinical Placement Coordinator who will assist you in finding clinical placements near you.
The Doctor of Nursing Practice program at the University of North Dakota is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Graduates earn a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree and are eligible to sit for the Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Across the Lifespan) certification exam administered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).
Learn at a program recognized by Nursing Schools Almanac for its outstanding commitment to excellence in nursing education.
Our College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines has produced some of the finest nursing graduates in the nation for more than 100 years.
We’ve designed the online Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner degree to never require a campus visit. Clinical experiences will be your only out-of-home-requirement.
What can you do with a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner degree?
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Online Courses
Online Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Degree
100+ Years of Care
Strengthen your in-demand health care skills at the College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines.