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2016-2017 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog


Doctor of Nursing Practice Requirements

This post-B.S.N. D.N.P. curriculum for advanced practice consists of 94 credits completed over 12 semesters. The post B.S.N. D.N.P. curriculum for health systems leadership consists of 79 credits completed over 10 semesters. Because program plans are individualized for post M.S.N. students, the number of credits and semesters needed to complete the D.N.P. program will vary depending on previous coursework and program emphasis. Students must complete all coursework with a grade of B (3.0) or better.

The D.N.P. courses will be offered primarily in the Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences. State-of-the-art facilities support the use of technology to enhance student learning. A number of courses are offered in a hybrid (Web-enhanced) format.

Doctor of Nursing (D.N.P.) Core Courses

Advanced Practice Nursing (APN) Track: Core Courses

APN Track: Child/Adolescent Specialty

Students also complete the D.N.P. and Advanced Practice core courses.

APN Track: Adult/Older Adult Specialty

Students also complete the D.N.P. and Advanced Practice core courses.

Health Systems Leadership

Students also complete the D.N.P. core courses.



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