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The core DNP program develops future nurse leaders over 6 semesters. It is anticipated that the enrollees will be able to continue working while attending.

Students can complete the program in as few as two years but are allowed up to five years if needed. Project and course work run concurrently and all courses help students meet the AACN DNP Essentials.