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MSN to DNP Program

Curriculum Plan

The MSN to DNP Program requires the completion of 34 units. Course sequence for full-time study is outlined below. Part-time study is also available.


Fall Semester, Year One

DNPC 611 Methods of Translational Science 3 units
DNPC 625 Epidemiology: Foundations of Evidence-Based Practice 3 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit


Spring Semester, Year One

DNPC 610 Philosophy of Reflective Practice 3 units
DNPC 686 Perspectives in Program Planning and Evaluation 3 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit


Summer Session, Year One

DNPC 626 Strategic Planning and Quality Initiatives  3 units
DNPC 653 Financial Decision Making for Health Care Settings 3 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit


Fall Semester, Year Two

DNPC 622 Pathogenesis of Complex Disease 3 units
DNPC 648 Health Policy Analysis 3 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit


Spring Semester, Year Two

DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 6 units


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Contact Information

Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science
Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science
5998 Alcal√° Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-4548
nursing@sandiego.edu