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The School of Nursing, in all locations, will transition in-person nursing classes to remote format on Tuesday, 10/26/21. In-person student clinicals for Tuesday, 10/26, are cancelled in all locations. Students should contact their faculty members with any questions related to classes.
Faculty and staff who would normally work in person should work remotely on Tuesday, 10/26.
Normal operations are expected to resume at 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, 10/27/2021

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 39-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.