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The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at King University is a practice-focused
platform and offers the terminal degree in nursing practice. The DNP offered at King
contributes to the expansion of knowledge underlying advanced professional nursing
practice. King's DNP program places considerable emphasis on specific DNP skill development:
translation of research into practice, evaluation of interdisciplinary teamwork for performance
excellence and dissemination of new knowledge for outcomes improvement. The program
was designed using the Essential of Doctoral Education for Advanced Nursing Practice
specified by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).
The baccalaureate degree in nursing, master's degree in nursing and the Doctor of
Nursing Practice degree at King University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate
Nursing Education. http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation
The School of Nursing programs operate on an approval status with the Tennessee Board
of Nursing, and are a member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing.
As a student in the DNP degree program, one must complete all degree requirements
within six years of the first semester enrolled as a degree student.
Tracy Slemp - Dean, School of Nursing
To view all required courses for a DNP click here.
For DNP course descriptions click here.
To view the DNP Student Handbook click here.
The DNP program requires a laptop with Microsoft Office 2010 or later, and wireless
and webcam capability.
Hybrid: Online and 3 onsite Colloquia at Knoxville