Focal Areas of Study

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Learn more about the DNP program at an upcoming online information session.

APNI-DNP Sessions for Non-Nurse Applicants

Thursday, September 16, 2021 from 5:30 to 6:30 PM PDT

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Thursday, September 30, 2021 from 5:30 to 6:30 PM PDT

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DNP Sessions for RN Applicants

Thursday, September 23, 2021 from 5:30 to 6:30 PM PDT

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Doctor of Nursing Practice students choose between two major tracks to become either a nurse practitioner or advanced community public health nurse.

Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner tracks prepare nurses to provide primary or acute care for individuals and families. You have a choice of these focal areas:

Acute Care

Primary Care

Advanced Community Public Health Nursing

The Advanced Community Public Health Nursing (ACPH) course of study prepares nurses to collaborate with communities and organizations to design and implement health care programs and provide population based health care. Admission to ACPH is paused at this time.