The DNP Program at La Salle University has a strong clinical practice component with access to practice environments that provide opportunities for knowledge and skill development. The curriculum includes an extensive practice immersion. The capstone project, an important requirement evidencing student expertise, is a practice- application. Students will attend classes offered in a hybrid or on-line format. DNP students must complete a minimum of 1,000 hours of preceptored post baccalaureate clinical practice or its equivalent. DNP students are required to complete preceptored clinical practica during the DNP program. The total hours of preceptored clinical experiences may vary depending on individualized curriculum planning and learning needs. The program is formatted to allow for part-time or full-time studies within the limits of course availability; students must attend full-time once enrolling in Residency and Capstone Project courses.