DNP Admission Timeline

The Southern California CSU DNP Program is a cohort based program. You are expected to complete the five semester program with your cohort. Cohorts begin one time per year, in the fall.

Sample Admission Timeline for Fall 2021 Cycle:

Priority Application Deadline: February 

Virtual Writing Session: March - April (if invited)

Virtual Interview: March - April (if invited)

Admission Decisions Made: April - May

On-line "Pre-program" Activities: June - July

Orientation: August

Registration: July - August

Classes Begin: Last week of August