Below you'll find a list of all of the Doctor of Nursing Practice programs available in Rhode Island.
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University of Rhode Island
Kingston, Rhode Island
Applicants to the post-master's Doctor of Nursing Practice program at the University of Rhode Island must have their MSN degrees with an advanced practice specialization. The program is offered on-site. Students accepted to the program have the option of earning their DNP degree on a full-time or part-time basis. The curriculum includes coursework in administration and leadership, evidence-based strategies in health care, and qualitative and quantitative research methods. The university coordinates with the Colleges of Pharmacy, Human Science & Services, and Business to offer interdisciplinary courses such as epidemiology, organizational design and decision making, and social and health care policy. The completion of a capstone project that leads to quantifiable system level change is a requirement for graduation.