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Academics - DNP

Today’s quickly evolving health care environment demands professionals who have the knowledge and skills to get the job done. The DNP program is designed to prepare clinicians with the knowledge and skills to provide the highest standard of care for individuals, families and communities and navigate today’s complex health care systems. Nurse Managers and administrators will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to develop, implement and monitor programs of care and policies in complex organizations.

Why Iowa? 

  • Flexible course offerings
    - Online or hybrid
    - Individualized
  • Practicum preceptors arranged
  • Tuition assistance and scholarships 
  • Programs top ranked
  • Nationally recognized faculty
  • High completion and pass rates

For more information regarding preparations and considerations when applying to graduate school, view the document below, click here to download it.



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DNP Student Outcomes

Past DNP Defense Posters



**U.S. News & World Report: UI Ranked Among Top 10 Colleges for Veterans

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Doctor of Nursing Practice - Ranked No. 17