Doctor of Nursing Practice, Student
Hometown: Chicago, IL
DNP, Saint Mary's Colllege (expected)
BSN, Notre Dame College
Why did you pursue this degree?
To have more autonomy in my scope of practice and open my own family practice in an underserved community.
What has been the most valuable part of your experience in the graduate program?
Sharing my experiences with my classmates and collaboration of ideas as a team.
Please describe your experience with the faculty.
I enjoy that I am able to meet with faculty and speak to them face to face during immersion weekends.
What advice do you have for prospective students?
You will feel empowered by professors and peers.
What is your favorite class and why?
Social Entrepreneurship; I just love the idea that I can make social changes in my community.
How has the program prepared you for your career?
This degree well prepared me to open my own practice and be a policy agent of change in today's healthcare.