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The online DNP program from Gannon University is designed to prepare students as leaders in their practice area. Students complete an immersion experience in which they prepare, deliver, and evaluate an evidence-based practice project in the clinical area. Graduates of the program are prepared to:
Be culturally sensitive, competent, and safe practitioners who deliver care and act as advocates for individuals, aggregates, and communities of varying diversity and socioeconomic levels
Effectively use technology, large aggregate databases, and information systems to identify, use, and create therapeutic nursing interventions that promote health and prevent disease
Identify, analyze, and create evidence-based solutions to individual practice and organizational health care dilemmas
Synthesize and utilize ethical, legal, political, and advocacy methodologies to positively impact health care practice and health care delivery systems
Promote collaborative and multidisciplinary delivery of health care as members of teams and organizations across the health care practice arena
Provide quality nursing leadership and serve as mentors to other nurses, from novice nurses to nurses in advanced practice roles
A 3.5 out of 4.0 overall GPA in their Master’s work
Three letters of recommendation
Submit a complete portfolio
A professional resume
A copy of a current license and advanced practice license
Evidence of active certification and current CEUs
Course description of a graduate level statistics course (if one has been completed)
A synopsis or evidence of a thesis or evidence-based practice project completed at the Master’s level
Accreditation & Licensing
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
If your home state is Alabama, Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, New Mexico, Washington, Tennessee, Wisconsin, Wyoming, or Oregon, please contact the Gannon University Office of Graduate Admissions for details regarding your enrollment eligibility.
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