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Nursing: Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Recommended Course Path

 

This map is a term-by-term sample course schedule.  The milestones listed to the right of each term are designed to keep you on course to graduate in four year.  The sample schedule serves as a general guideline to help you build a full schedule each term.  The Liberal Studies and Elective courses must be selected to satisfy all areas unless your program meets these requirements with major courses. 

Milestones are courses and special requirements necessary for timely progress to complete a major.


Courses Hrs Milestones
TERM 1   TERM 1
NURS 805 1 *ALL COURSES "B" GRADE OR BETTER
NURS 806 3  
TOTAL HOURS 4  
TERM 2   TERM 2
NURS 807 3 *CO REQ NURS 808
NURS 808 3 *CO REQ NURS 807
TOTAL HOURS 6  
TERM 3   TERM 3
NURS 809 3  
NURS 810 OR NURS 820 3  
TOTAL HOURS 6  
TERM 4   TERM 4
NURS 811 OR NURS 830 3  
NURS 900 3  
TOTAL HOURS 6  
TERM 5   TERM 5
NURS 812 OR NURS 840 3 *SUBMIT GRADUATION APPLICATION
NURS 850 3 *PR REQ: 805, 806, 807, 808, 809 AND SPECIALITY
  ELECTIVES RELATED TO INTERNSHIP FOCUS
TOTAL HOURS 6  
TERM 6   TERM 6
NURS 851 6 *PRE REQ NURS 850
TOTAL HOURS 6  
TOTAL HOURS TO EARN DNP 34 *MUST SUBMIT APPROVED CAPSTONE PROJECT AND
  PORTFOLIO