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Doctor of Nursing Practice (MSN to DNP)

Group shot of the members of the Doctor of Nursing Program class of 2016 in their graduation robes and with their diplomas
Next Application deadline: Feb 15, 2018

Program Highlights

  • Six semesters in length.
  • Post masters DNP students can complete in 2 years, taking 2 courses at a time.
  • Courses offered online 
  • Required on campus meetings: summer orientation day, project proposal and final scholarly report days
  • Culminates with a practice based project in the student’s area of interest.
  • Part time 3 year option available

Innovate and transform

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Post Masters is a practice-focused doctorate designed for expert advanced practice nurses and nurse executives. The program develops advanced practice nurses and nurse executives committed to scholarly evidence based practice, innovation, testing of care delivery models, and evaluation of health outcomes for the good of all members of society.

The curriculum culminates in a capstone experience that focuses on a clinical project related to the student's area of interest and expertise.    

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

  • Admission Criteria:

  • Application Process

  • Curriculum Requirements

  • Sample Curriculum

  • DNP FAQs

  • DNP Project Examples

  • Application Deadline

/ The Graduate School

The Graduate School is located in Roush Hall, room 208.

Office Hours
M-F: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

p/ 614.823.3210
e/ grad@otterbein.edu

Dorothy Crider Fleming MS, RN
Graduate Nursing Admissions Counselor/Recruiter
p/ 614.823.3272
e/ dcriderfleming@otterbein.edu

Maureen Kaiser
Nursing Department Administrative Coordinator
p/ 614-823-1188
e/ mkaiser@otterbein.edu

/Additional Info