A Seventh-day Adventist Organization

Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Whole Patient Care

As a student in the LLU School of Nursing DNP program, you will be heavily involved in clinical research. With advanced training, doctorate nursing students become prepared in all areas of patient care, including diagnostic and treatment.

Loma Linda University, School of Nursing, NP Specialties

Advanced Education, Advanced Patient Care

The Nurse Practitioner program is 4-years, full-time. We encourage students to pursue the Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP), as this will become the new National Standard in the next few years.

Learn more about the School of Nursing, NP Specialties by selecting a concentration below.

Adult/
Gerontology (AGNP)

Providing care to a wide range of adults, ages 18 and above

Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)

Delivering primary care to patients from newborn to elderly

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP)

To care for premature newborns and infants in poor health, from birth to two years old

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP)

Focusing on the needs of children from birth through adolescence, or 18 years of age

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
(Psych NP)

Concentrating on the promotion of optimal mental health, prevention, and treatment of psychiatric disorders and health maintenance within a variety of settings.