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Doctor of Nursing Practice


At the conclusion of the DNP Program, the graduate will be able to:

  1. Integrate scientific underpinnings at the highest level for advanced nursing practice.
  2. Lead organizations and systems to enhance quality and safety to improve patient, population and organizational outcomes.
  3. Lead strategic initiatives to influence public policy and promote value in health care; and improve the patient experience and population health.
  4. Synthesize, implement, evaluate, and disseminate best evidence for advanced nursing practice to optimize organizational and health outcomes.
  5. Analyze, appraise and utilize information technology to improve and transform health care delivery at the individual and population level.
  6. Develop, implement, evaluate, and disseminate interdisciplinary models of care that enhance patient and population health outcomes.
  7. Incorporate epidemiologic principles in evidence-based practice and improvement of population health outcomes.
  8. Develop, intervene, and evaluate health care and fiscal policies impact on the health of diverse populations.
  9. Influence individual, population and organizational outcomes through DNP level professional practice and leadership.

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