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2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Degree Requirements

The Doctor of Nursing Practice program requires completion of a minimum of 45 quarter credit hours (dependent upon entering academic preparation) and a combined minimum total of 1000 supervised academic clinical hours between the master’s and doctoral programs. The program of study includes up to 17 credits per quarter over 6 to 16 quarters. Variations from this plan will be considered on an individual basis.

HSL only: Elective (3)

  • 5000- 6000-level elective
  • DNP Internship

Program Synthesis

  • DNP Project Presentation
  • E-Portfolio
  • 1000 Clinical/Internship hours



B- is the minimum passing grade for all 6000-level courses.

Minimum credits required for degree (45)