Track Description

The MSN to DNP curriculum includes 27 credit hours and 500 clinical/project hours. Admission is during the Fall semester; requirements and deadlines are posted under DNP Applications & Forms. This track is delivered entirely online.

MSN to DNP Curriculum

Fall

  • DNP 800 Doctoral Knowledge Development (3)
  • DNP 801 Doctoral Research and Epidemiological Evidence-based Practice (3)
  • DNP 802 Doctoral Health Policy and Leadership (3) (45 clinical/project hours)

Spring

  • DNP 803 The Role of Technology and Interprofessional Collaboration (3)
  • DNP 804 Ethics and Quality Improvement (3) (90 clinical/project hours)
  • DNP 805 Project Development (3) (135 clinical/project hours)

Summer

  • DNP 806 Scholarly Writing and Grant Development (3)
  • DNP 807 Capstone 1 (3) (135 clinical/project hours)
  • DNP 808 Capstone 2 (3) (135 clinical/project hours)