Course Descriptions

Doctor of Nursing Practice

DNP 7107
Applied Evidence-Based Practice
3 credits

This course explores the philosophical underpinnings for nursing knowledge relevant to advanced nursing practice. Biostatistics principles as well as quantitative and qualitative research methods related to the generation of clinical evidence will be analyzed. Students will develop refined search and clinical evidence evaluation strategies for evidence-based practice. PICOT question development provides a solid foundation for the student’s DNP project.

Prerequisite(s): Admission to the Combined Post-Masters FNP or AGPCNP Certificate/DNP option, DNP Program, or permission of the DNP Program Chair.