Doctor of Nursing Practice
College of Nursing

Rachel Zimmer, DNP student

Student Spotlight
DNP student Rachel Zimmer provides house call services for elderly patients...


DNP student video
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Dr. Ann King, DNP Faculty Spotlight

Faculty Spotlight
Dr. Ann King is deeply entrenched in caring for patients with chronic disease.

Program Overview

About the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program

The doctor of nursing practice (DNP) degree is a practice-focused terminal degree earned by specialists in advanced nursing practice. The program focuses on developing nursing experts in translating and applying research findings in clinical practice.

Graduates of our DNP program are prepared as nurse leaders in interprofessional health care teams and work to improve systems of care, patient outcomes, quality and safety.

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