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Grand Valley State University    
 
    
 
  Nov 21, 2017
 
2014-2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Doctor of Nursing Practice Requirements


This post-B.S.N. D.N.P. curriculum for advanced practice consists of 94 credits completed over 12 semesters. The post-B.S.N. D.N.P. curriculum for health systems leadership consists of 79 credits completed over 10 semesters. Because program plans are individualized for post-M.S.N. students, the number of credits and semesters needed to complete the D.N.P. program will vary depending on previous coursework and program emphasis. Students must complete all coursework with a grade of B (3.0) or better.

The D.N.P. courses will be offered primarily in the Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences. State-of-the-art facilities support the use of technology to enhance student learning. A number of courses are offered in a hybrid (Web-enhanced) format.