Doctor of Nursing Practice

NursingOur new Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree gives working nurses an interdisciplinary and global training with a focus on disaster preparedness and population health. It will prepare you to be a leader in global health concerns on a state and federal level. Our classes are offered one evening per week, and full-time students can complete the degree after seven semesters.

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DNP students in a classroom with a faculty member.The faculty in our department take great care to work with students individually, providing a caring environment that results in a very high completion and satisfaction rate. This program draws not just from nursing, but also from microbiology, philosophy, business, and community leaders.

The program is open to advanced practice nurses holding an MSN. Applicants who have an MSN with an advanced practice focus other than FNP will be individually evaluated.

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  • Kathleen Ahern
  • Kathleen Ahern
    Director of Graduate Nursing Studies
    (718) 390-3444
    Campus Hall Room 308