The Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner DNP Program admits students every fall and has the following requirements for graduation:
- 78 Credits
- 720 Clinical Hours (min.)
- The minimum number of combined clinical practicum and DNP project experience hours is 1000. Students, however, may be required to complete more than 1000 hours to meet minimum competency requirements for graduation and certification (when applicable).
More information about the program:
- Students may complete this program in three, four or five years (see the 4- and 5-Year Plans of Study)
- In-person classes meet on our Newark campus
2021 Fall Start
Spring 2021 Only
Starting Fall 2019
Before Fall 2019
*If you do not complete your project during your project-related courses, you will need to register for a 1-credit project continuation course in subsequent semesters until your project is complete.
The DNP Psych-Mental Health track is challenging, yet very rewarding, and sharpens your skills to help you become a top notch health care provider.
Jaykumar Maradia, DNP Student