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from and with industry colleagues.
You may be eligible for a scholarship to help advance your nursing
career with DNP or BSN-to-DNP program options.
Capella partners with top health care organizations to structure a
robust and relevant curriculum that reflects industry standards.
Our Learner Success Lab provides program-specific content and offers time-management tools and other resources to help you thrive throughout your program.
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Investigate a real organizational issue and collaborate with an
interprofessional team to find an evidence-based solution.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
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At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Capella scholarships, available for qualifying students, aren’t
need-based and never have to be repaid.
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tuition discounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn
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there’s no formal program. Check with your manager or HR dept.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|NHS8040||21st-Century Health Care Leadership|
|DNP8010||Management in Advanced Contemporary Nursing|
|DNP8012||Nursing Technology and Health Care and Health Care Information Systems|
|DNP8014||Global Population Health|
|NHS8070||Evaluation and Interpretation of Data in Health Care|
The curriculum for our online DNP program will prepare you to lead,
influence, and advance health care transformation.
F. Patrick Robinson, Dean, School of Nursing and Health Sciences
F. Patrick Robinson, PhD, RN, FAAN, is currently dean of the School
of Nursing and Health Sciences at Capella University. He obtained his
BSN and MSN from Indiana University and holds a PhD in Nursing Science
from Loyola University Chicago. He completed a post-doctoral
fellowship in biobehavioral nursing research at the University of
Illinois at Chicago. Prior to this, he served as senior vice president
of academics for Orbis Education, dean of curriculum and instruction
at Chamberlain College of Nursing, executive assistant dean of the
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, and chair of the
department of health management and risk reduction at the Niehoff
School of Nursing at Loyola University Chicago. Learn more.
A doctoral degree takes special effort. It's why we offer expert
support at every step to keep you moving forward toward your
You’ll be paired with a knowledgeable mentor early in your program to
help you move toward completion of your capstone project.
These folks are superstars. We hear it from our students (and grads).
They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for
Learn what it is, and why it’s important.
What it is and why it matters.
Nurses today make up only 5% of hospital boards—here’s a look into
what’s being done to increase that number.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.