Graduates of this program will earn a DNP degree and be eligible to sit for the ACNP exam.
The American Association of Colleges of Nursing has set a 2015 date for full implementation of the DNP as the entry level for advanced practice.Requirements for Admission
While AGACNP/DNP classes are taught online, all students enrolled in AHN 568 (first NAGA clinical course), are required to attend a mandatory three (3) day orientation. Various clinical skills workshops will be held during the orientation.
Please plan to attend the mandatory 3 day on-campus intensive if you are beginning the clinical component Fall of 2014. The dates are August 6-8 from 8-5pm. We looking forward to seeing you!!
MSN-DNP for Advanced Nursing Practice Roles
MSN-DNP Adding New Certification in Adult-Geron Acute Care NP
Course descriptions are available in theFaculty
For additional information related to the specialty, please contact:
Dr. Charlene Myers
For Additional Information
Office of Graduate Studies
USA College of Nursing - HAHN 3086
5721 USA Drive N.
Mobile AL 36688-0002
The DNP program is accredited by the
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
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