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  Camden Graduate Catalog 2016-2018 School of Nursing-Camden Programs Earlly Entry D.N.P.  

Early Entry D.N.P.

Students in the traditional, accelerated, second-degree nursing program (ABS) and the R.N.-B.S. program may apply to the doctor of nursing practice (D.N.P.) program in the last semester of their undergraduate studies. Acceptance ensures a continuous progression from the undergraduate into the D.N.P. program. It also allows those students who take the 4-credit APN role courses to apply credits from these courses in the D.N.P. program. Students should apply according to the normal process for the D.N.P. program. For details see the D.N.P. webpage on the Rutgers School of Nursing-Camden website.

Early entry students in the traditional and accelerated second-degree program (ABS) must pass the NCLEX and obtain R.N. licensure in the state of New Jersey prior to taking the first clinical course (58:705:660 Adult Gerontological Primary Care Theory I).

Undergraduate students who fully intend to apply for the D.N.P. program may take special 4-credit advanced pharmacology, advanced pathophysiology, and advanced health assessment. It is important for students to seek advisement with both undergraduate advisers as well as the D.N.P. track coordinators before taking these courses.

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