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Letter from the Assistant Dean of Nursing

CNHP Handbook Statement

CNHP Handbook Statement

Mission and Philosophy

Vision, Mission and Core Values
Goal Statements
Conceptual Framework
Code of Ethics

Guidelines and Outcomes

National Guidelines and Standards
Outcome Statements

Curriculum and Course Descriptions

BSN to DNP Curriculum
Graduate Nursing Courses
Course Descriptions
BSN to DNP Project
Synchronous Meeting Requirements
Practice Hours

Clinical Practice Requirements

Clinical Attire
RN License
Errors and Incidents During Clinical Experiences
Legal Witness
Review of Charts
Drug Screening and Criminal Record Check
Clinical Agency Requirements

Zachary Law
Title IX Sexual Misconduct

BSN to DNP Course Clinical Requirements
Preceptored Clinical Experience
BSN to DNP Preceptor Packet
Clinical Roles and Responsibilities
ADA Information
Pregnancy and Change in Health Status
Health Insurance and Health Care Responsibility
Clinical Requirements and Clinical Evaluation
Clinical Environments and Perceived Risks

Admission and Progression Policies

Admission Policies
Course Transfer Policies
BSN to DNP Curriculum and Program Progression
Dismissal Withdrawal, Incomplete, and Modification of Plan of Study
Progression Policies
Course Performance Improvement Plan
Grading Scale


Academic Advising
Relocation During the BSN to DNP Program
Graduate Nursing Program Academic Policies
Academic Rights and Appeal Policies
Educational Rights and Privacy Act
Financial Aid

General Information

School Offices
Name/Address Change
Car Policies
University Policies
Doctoral Student Virtual Center (DSVC)
Library Services
No Smoking Policies
Respiratory Triggers
Personal Injury/Exposure to Blood and Body Fluids
Professional Liability Insurance
Work Hours
Student Organizations and Participation - Omicron Psi Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International
Student Documents Following Graduation

Appendix and Forms

Appendix A: Professional Standards and Behaviors
Appendix B: Notification of Graduate Course Performance Improvement Plan
Appendix C: Application for BSN to DNP Readmission
Appendix D: BSN to DNP Professional Behavior Agreement, Permission and Waiver Form
Appendix E: Graduate Admissions & Progression Committee Form: Petition for Readmission
Appendix F: College of Nursing and Health Professions Social Media Policy
Appendix G: DNP Practice Partner Form
Appendix H: Doctor of Nursing Practice Checklist Form
Appendix I: Doctor of Nursing Practice Final Written Report Evaluation
Appendix J: Doctor of Nursing Practice Student Agreement Form

Appendix K: DNP Project Proposal Rubric