Executive Weekend Model Curriculum

Academics & Admissions

The Post–Masters Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) with a practice focus is for masters-prepared nurses seeking a doctoral degree.

The target population for this program are masters-prepared nurses who aim to attain the highest levels of excellence in practice. The weekend executive model is designed to accommodate full-time practice. Students meet for full day, in-person sessions over long weekends (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday) approximately monthly. There is a break between each course.

The 36-credit program can be completed in six consecutive semesters.

2021 Fall Start


All courses for students starting in the fall take place at our Newark campus.