Doctor of Nursing Practice-Executive Leadership

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree emphasizes the highest level of education in order to prepare experts in specialized advanced nursing roles.  The DNP offered by Edgewood College is in indirect care (Executive Leadership).  Graduates of this program bring the best practices to managing health services, having competence in care systems management, and providing evidence-based care and translational research methods.

A rounded curriculum will include: preparation in epidemiology, biostatistics, healthcare finance, informatics, and quality management, a DNP capstone project, and a customized practicum experience (500-1000 hours based on previous practicum experience in a master’s program).

  • Complete your post-master's degree in just 2 years
  • Complete all courses entirely online or participate in blended online courses which meet face to face 2-3 times each semester with all other coursework done online
  • Degree can be done part-time or full-time
  • Enroll each fall, spring and summer semester

Contact Jenna Alsteen at 608-663-4255 or email jalsteen@edgewood.edu for more information on application deadlines.