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1 Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) College of Health Professions and Social Work Catalog Year The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) is designed to prepare graduates with the advanced nursing knowledge and leadership skills to improve health care outcomes and to provide evidence-based nursing across diverse health care settings and systems. The curriculum focuses on providing nurses with the solid science foundation needed to enhance critical reasoning judgment in the management of complex healthcare situations. Core and specialty courses for the DNP provide knowledge, skills and attributes essential for fully accountable practice in today s healthcare environment. Emphasis is on innovative and evidence-based nursing practice to meet the demands associated with the increasing complexity of the health care system, improving the safety and quality of patient care delivery, and influencing health care policy. The DNP will be available as both the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) to DNP (postmaster s entry) and the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) to DNP (post-baccalaureate entry). The DNP will include both full-time and part-time plans of study to meet the needs of working nurses. Graduates of the BSN to DNP program are eligible to seek national certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner or as an Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner. Program Accreditation The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program will seek accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) (One Dupont Circle, NW, Washington, DC ; telephone number ). Program of Study: Students who already have an MSN degree are able to satisfy the requirements of the MSN to DNP curriculum upon completion of 41 credits that can be completed in 5 semesters of full-time study or 9 semesters of part-time study. The BSN to DNP consist of 84 credits that can be completed in 8 semesters of full-time study or 14 semesters of part-time study. Program Admission Requirements Students will be admitted to the DNP in the fall of each year. For priority consideration, all application materials must be received by March 1 st of the year in which entry is sought. Application materials received after March 1 st will be considered on a space available basis. All applications to the DNP program must be submitted through the FGCU Office of Research and Graduate Studies

2 The School of Nursing conducts a competitive admissions process. The following are the minimum requirements for admission. MSN to DNP Major Application Requirements: 1. Application through the Office of Research and Graduate Studies. 2. Official transcript(s) for all colleges and universities attended including a master s degree transcript from a CCNE or Accredited Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) accredited nursing program and a regionally accredited institution with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. 3. Evidence of an unrestricted license or eligibility for licensure as an RN or ARNP in Florida, depending on area of study. 4. A current resume or curriculum vitae. 5. Personal statement of professional goals in 350 words. 6. If applicable, applicants who have attended but not completed another DNP or doctoral nursing program must provide an official transcript from that program and a letter of standing from the dean of the school of nursing (or designee) that also addresses potential for success in a DNP program. 7. Official transcript(s) of completed course work in the applicant s prior MSN program must demonstrate equivalency to the didactic and clinical practice hours of the precertification phase of the FGCU BSN to DNP. If not equivalent, this course work must be completed prior to starting the core course work in the MSN to DNP. 8. Provide three professional references that indicate your potential for doctoral study, clinical proficiency, and academic competence using the FGCU recommendation form. 9. A personal interview may be required with designated faculty. MSN to DNP Major Prerequisites: Completion of the following graduate level nursing courses with a B or better: Pathophysiology, Pharmacology, Physical Assessment, and Research. BSN to DNP Major Application Requirements: 1. Application through the Office of Research and Graduate Admissions. 2. Official transcript(s) for all colleges and universities attended including a bachelor s degree transcript from a CCNE or Accredited Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) nursing program and a regionally accredited institution with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. 3. Evidence of an unrestricted license or eligibility for licensure as an RN in Florida. 4. Current resume or curriculum vitae. 5. Personal statement of professional goals in 350 words. 6. Provide Graduate Record Exam (GRE) scores, taken within the last 5 years that are competitive on quantitative, verbal, and analytical. 7. Provide three professional references that indicate your potential for doctoral study, clinical proficiency, and academic competence using the FGCU recommendation form. 8. A personal interview may be required with designated faculty.

3 BSN to DNP Major Prerequisite: Undergraduate level Statistics and Health Assessment courses with a grade of C or better. Students admitted to the program must meet specific progression, clinical practice, capstone, and graduation requirements. See DNP Program Guidebook. Criminal Background Check All students admitted to the DNP program must complete criminal background and drug screen checks after admission to and during the program. A student may encounter potential problems with completing clinical practice placements and/or licensure as a Nurse Practitioner if he or she has a criminal record. For specific information, contact the Florida Board of Nursing through its website. If a student has a criminal record, it is the responsibility of the student to inquire with the Florida Board of Nursing as to whether a criminal record may limit the student's ability to obtain licensure as a Nurse Practitioner or practice in certain settings. Admissions Decisions Appeals Admission decisions may be appealed through the CHPSW Student Appeals Committee. Contact the Office of the Dean, College of Health Professions and Social Work at for information. If the applicant is not satisfied with the outcome of this process, he or she may then bring their appeal to the University Ombudsman (www.fgcu.edu/ombudsman). 1. MSN to DNP Major Requirements: 39 Hours NGR 6xxx Health Promotion (3) NGR 6461 Pharmacology II (3)* NGR 7xxxL Nurse Educator Residency (3)** NGR 6872 Information Management in Nursing (3) NGR 7xxx Health Policy (3) NGR 7xxx Adv. Diagnostic Reasoning (3) NGR 7xxx Biostatistics & Epidemiology (3) NGR 7xxx Evidenced-Based Translational Research (3) NGR 7xxx Organizational Systems & Leadership (3) NGR 7xxx Management of Adv. Practice Nursing (3) NGR 7xxx DNP Capstone Project (5)*** NGR 7xxxL DNP Clinical Practice (7)*** * Only taken by students with Nurse Practitioner certification ** Only taken by students with Nurse Educator background *** Will be offered over varying semesters

4 Graduation Requirements 1. Successful completion of a minimum of 41 credit hours of doctoral level course work. 2. Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater in the DNP program. 3. Completion of all courses with a grade of B or higher, or S (Satisfactory) where applicable. 4. Completion of clinical practice residency requirements. 5. Completion of capstone requirements. Students must follow a Program of Study approved by the Program Director or designee. Students must receive a grade of B ( S if applicable) or better on all courses within the program curriculum. 2. Required courses in BSN-DNP Major for Nurse Practitioner Care (72 hrs) NGR 6xxx Health Promotion (3) NGR 6002 Health Appraisal & Interpretation (3) NGR 6002L Health Appraisal & Interpretation Practice (1) NGR 6141 Pathophysiology for Advanced Practice Nursing (4) NGR 6460 Pharmacology I (4) NGR 6461 Pharmacology II (3) NGR 6712 Foundations of Education (3) NGR 6811 Scholarly Inquiry (3) NGR 6872 Information Management in Nursing (3) NGR 6240 Primary Health Care I (4) NGR 6240L Primary Health I Practice (2) NGR 6741 Primary Health Care II (4) NGR 6741L Primary Health Care Practice (2) NGR 7xxx Health Policy (3) NGR 7xxx Adv. Diagnostic Reasoning (3) NGR 7xxx Biostatistics & Epidemiology (3) NGR 7xxx Evidenced-Based Translational Research (3) NGR 7xxx Organizational Systems & Leadership (3) NGR 7xxx Basis of Adv. Practice Nursing (3) NGR 7xxx Management of Adv. Practice Nursing (3) NGR 7xxx DNP Capstone Project (5) NGR 7xxxL DNP Clinical Practice (7) Required courses for Family Nurse Practitioner Concentration (12 hrs)* NGR 6305 Primary Health Care III (4) NGR 6305L Primary Health Care III Practice (2) NGR 6252 Primary Care IV (2)

5 NGR 6252L Primary Care IV Practice (4) *For those seeking national certification as Family Nurse Practitioner Required courses for Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP) Concentration (12 hrs)* NGR 6252 Primary Care IV (2) NGR 6252L Primary Care IV Practice (4) NGR 6215 Primary Health Care V (4) NGR 6215 Primary Health Care V Practice (2) *For those seeking national certification as AGPCNP Graduation Requirements 1. Successful completion of a minimum of 86 credit hours of doctoral level course work. 2. Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater in the DNP program. 3. Completion of all courses with a grade of B or higher, or S (Satisfactory) where applicable. 4. Completion of Nurse Practitioner Certification exam review course 5. Completion of clinical practice residency requirements 6. Completion of capstone requirements Students must follow a Program of Study approved by the Program Director or designee. Students must receive a grade of B ( S if applicable) or better on all courses within the program curriculum.

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