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CHLA Nursing Alumni

Doctor of Nursing Practice

In 2012, the CSU debuted its Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree program. Successful applicants will participate in a rigorous five-semester program of study at a joint program in northern or southern California.

DNP Degree Programs

The Doctor of Nursing Practice programs are offered through Fresno State, CSU Fullerton-CSU Long Beach-CSU LA, and at San José State

Explore Our DNP Programs

How to Apply

To get started, explore the program you're interested in to learn about specific admission requirements. Then, when you're ready to apply, visit Cal State Apply. 

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About Us

If you have questions about a Doctor of Nursing Practice program, the DNP cordinators at our campuses are your best source of information.

Contact the DNP Coordinators

​Find a Nursing Program

Want to explore other degrees? The CSU offers myriad nursing programs, including ADN-to-BSN, BSN, MSN, ​and extended education options. 

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