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2022-2023 Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Doctor of Nursing Practice with a Specialization in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner/APNI

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Requirements for Advanced Practice Nursing Immersion students

Pre-Licensure/APNI Courses

Upon successful completion of the Pre-Licensure/APNI sequence, students are awarded a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN).

67 credits, including:


  1. The BSN DNP APNI program was approved July 2021.
  2. 6000-level courses apply to DNP Foundation requirements
  3. 600 Clinical Hours required

Program Synthesis

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

Minimum credits required for degree: (164)


  1. All students completing the DNP must have completed the equivalent of 90 quarter credits beyond the bachelor’s degree.   

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

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