University of South Alabama College of Nursing
 

Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner BSN-DNP and

Post-Graduate Certificate to DNP

Nurse and patient
 

Graduates of this program will earn a DNP degree and be eligible
to sit for certification as Women’s Health Nurse Practitioners.

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing has set a 2015
date for full implementation of the DNP as the entry level for
advanced practice.

 

Requirements for Admission

The requirements for admission to the DNP program are located on the DNP Home Page and in the University of South Alabama Undergraduate/Graduate Bulletin.

 
While NWNP/DNP classes are taught online, all students enrolled in MCN 538 (first NWNP clinical course) are required to attend a mandatory three (3) day orientation. This orientation is scheduled for Monday, August 11, 2014 through Wednesday, August 13, 2014. Attendance is required and will allow for questions and interaction with course faculty. Various clinical skills workshops will be held during the orientation.
 

Curriculum

MSN-DNP for Advanced Nursing Practice Roles

Fall Entry

Spring Entry

MSN-DNP Adding New Certification in Women's Health Nurse Practitioner

Fall Entry

Spring Entry

BSN-DNP

Fall Entry

Spring Entry


Course descriptions are available in the University of South Alabama Undergraduate/Graduate Bulletin.

 

Faculty

For additional information related to the specialty, please contact:

Dr. Leigh Minchew
Phone: 251-445-9488
Email: LMinchew@southalabama.edu

 

For Additional Information

DNP Essentials

If you have any further questions about the application process, contact the college of nursing at condnp@southalabama.edu or 251-445-9412.

Office of Graduate Studies
USA College of Nursing - HAHN 3086
5721 USA Drive N.
Mobile AL 36688-0002
(251) 445-9400
Email: condnp@southalabama.edu
FAX: (251) 445-9416

For information regarding admission to the University contact:

Office of Admissions
University of South Alabama
Mobile, Alabama 36688-0002
(251) 460-6141
1 (800) 872-5247
Email: admiss@southalabama.edu

The DNP program is accredited by the

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530

Washington, DC 20036

(202) 887-6791.

 

 
 

University of South Alabama - Mobile Alabama 36688-0002 (251) 445-9400
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