DNP Learning Outcomes

The outcomes for the YSU DNP program are in compliance with the standards of the AACN eight essential elements as identified in The Essentials of Doctoral Education for Advanced Nursing Practice.  The YSU DNP program outcomes are listed below.

  1. Synthesize knowledge derived from a strong scientific foundation in order to demonstrate expertise in advanced nursing practice.
  2. Analyze and translate research and data to support evidence-based practice.
  3. Lead interprofessional collaboration to enhance and improve population health outcomes.
  4. Utilize information systems and technology to improve health care.
  5. Develop, influence or implement health care policies.