School of Nursing & Health Professions
Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Executive Leadership Doctor of Nursing Practice (ELDNP) options maximize professional performance without putting your career on hold with a hybrid Teaching Weekend model. Upon completion of the program, you will have completed the required coursework and clinical hours to meet the AACN Essentials of Doctoral Education for Advanced Nursing Practice.
Watch an informational webinar that covers an overview of the program, unique features, admission requirements and more.
|DAY 1||DAY 2||DAY 3|
|Morning arrival||Breakfast and morning class||Morning class|
|Lunch and first class||Lunch||Free afternoon for group work/travel|
|Early evening reception||Afternoon class|
Please note that tuition rates and fees are subject to change and more information can be found about tuition and graduate student fees on the university tuition and fees schedule.
You can complete the Executive Leadership option in two (2) years, or six (6) semesters, depending on how many are taken per semester. A detailed progression of the courses below will help you understand there requirements for completion. There are a total of 42–59 credits major option to confer the DNP Degree.
Each student receives an individualized Plan of Study upon entry into the program. Your transcripts from previous institutions as well as practice hours will be reviewed as part of the plan development process.