Nursing Leadership Track

The post-master's DNP nursing leadership track is ideal for nurses with master's degrees who currently hold a leadership position within their organization, or those who aspire to obtain one.

Through this track, you'll explore the following topics as they relate to health care: policy, collaboration, legal context, relationship management, strategic leadership and financial management. Practica of 840 hours will give you experience with leaders in the field, and the entire program can be completed in two years.

Nursing Leadership Track (31-33 credits):
Course Title Credits
NUR 500 Biostatistics 1
NUR 516 Health Policy & Organizational Systems 3
NUR 610 Clinical Scholarship & Inquiry in Nursing 3
NUR 610 PBL Portfolio Synthesis Seminar I 1
NUR 611 Nursing Leadership Seminar and Practicum I: Culture of Safety 2
NUR 612 Leadership & Collaboration for Change in Health Care 3
NUR 612 PBL Portfolio Synthesis Seminar II 1
NUR 613 Nursing Leadership Seminar & Practicum II: Applying Data to Practice 2
NUR 615 Nursing Leadership Seminar & Practicum III: Legal Contexts of Health Care 2
NUR 617 Nursing Leadership Fellowship I: Relationship Management 2
NUR 619 Nursing Leadership Fellowship II: Strategic Leadership 2
NUR 621* Post-Master's Additional Graduate Clinical 2
NUR 700 An Interprofessional Approach to Caring for the Underserved with Multiple Chronic Conditions 3
HM 600 Foundations of Health Care Management 3
HM 664 Financial Management in Health Care Organizations 3

*Taken as needed to secure sufficient field work observation.

Courses and curriculum requirements are subject to change.