DNP Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Evaluate new practice approaches based on scientific knowledge and theories from nursing and other disciplines.
  2. Adapt organizational and systems leadership for quality improvement and systems thinking.
  3. Demonstrate clinical scholarship and analytical methods for evidence-based practice.
  4. Analyze critical elements necessary to the selection, use and evaluation of health care information systems and patient care technology.
  5. Influence health care policy at institutional, state and/or federal levels.
  6. Lead interprofessional teams in the analysis of complex practice and organizational issues.
  7. Analyze epidemiological, biostatistical, environmental, and other appropriate scientific data related to individual, aggregate, and population health.
  8. Demonstrate advanced levels of clinical judgment, systems thinking, and accountability in designing, delivering, and evaluating evidence-based care to improve patient outcomes