Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) - direct entry to nursing

A master’s program that prepares those from outside the field to become nurse leaders on a fast track

  • Two year, full-time program (including summer sessions)
  • 75 credits
  • More than 1,000 clinical hours of guided learning in 6 specialty areas from experienced faculty and clinicians
  • Graduates eligible for NCLEX and the CNL certification exams
  • Application deadline: Oct. 1 for entry the following May (notification by Dec. 31)

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