JACKSON, Tenn. – Jan. 30, 2009 – Union University’s School of Nursing is now accepting applications for the new Doctor of Nursing Practice degree that will begin in the fall.
The five-semester, 40-credit hour program will offer tracks in executive leadership, nurse anesthesia or nurse practitioner. Union trustees and faculty approved the post-master’s DNP degree program in December.
Applicants must be a registered nurse and have both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree to be eligible for the DNP, but are not required to have Bachelor of Science in Nursing or Master of Science in Nursing degrees.
Due to worsening weather conditions, the Jackson campus will close at 3:30 p.m. today.
Evening classes at Germantown are canceled for tonight.
The wellness center will close at 8 p.m. Wednesday, and evening swim has been canceled in the aquatic center.