Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

You must complete the program course requirements and a minimum of 500 practicum hours.

DNP Program Course Requirements

Students enter the DNP program as part of a cohort. Courses in this program will be completed in the order below with your cohort.

I. Fall Semester - 4 Credits
Course Title Credit Hours
NURS 70630 Research Methods for Evidence-Based Practice 3
NURS 76020 Doctor of Nursing Practice Seminar 1
II. Spring Semester - 8 credits
Course Title Credit Hours
NURS 70635 Application of Evidence-Based Practice 3
NURS 70640 Advanced Leadership in Healthcare 3
NURS 71392 Scholarly Project I (210 hours) 2
III. Summer Semester - 7 credits
Course Title Credit Hours
NURS 70650 Organizational Systems 3
IAKM 80411 Clinical Analytics 3
NURS 72392 Scholarly Project II (105 hours) 1
IV. Fall Semester - 7 credits
Course Title Credit Hours
NURS 70680 Population Health 3
NURS 70670 Quality Improvement in Healthcare Delivery 3
NURS 73392 Scholarly Project III (105 hours) 1
V. Spring Semester - 4 credits
Course Title Credit Hours
NURS 70685 Healthcare Finance and Economic Policy 3
NURS 74392 Scholarly Project IV (105 hours) 1
    Total Credits 30