Accreditation / Certification

The Family Nurse Practitioner Program at Dominican University is registered by the New York State Education Department and is accredited through theĀ Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education 655 K Street NW, Suite 750 Washington, DC, 20001; phone: (202) 887-6791.


National Certification can be obtained through examination by:

  • The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).
  • The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP)