Curriculum

Master of Science in Nursing

Curriculum

 

CORE COURSES    (20 credits)

 

NUR 5001

Theoretical Foundations for Nursing

3 credits

NUR 5081

The Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse

3 credits

NUR 5701

Population Health Legislation & Social Policy

3 credits

NUR 6021

Nursing Research Strategies: Transitional Science

3 credits

NUR 6041

Advanced Nursing Practicum I

(not required by students in the education track)

4 credits

NUR 7252
NUR 7253
NUR 7254
NUR 7255

Advanced Nursing Role Practicum for Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner
Advanced Nursing Role Practicum for Family Nurse Practitioner
Advanced Nursing Role Practicum for Nurse Educators
Advanced Nursing Role Practicum for Nurse Administrator

4 credits

 

 

 

 

ADULT/GERONTOLOGY NURSE PRACTITIONER TRACK

(19 credits)

 

NUR 5461

Advanced Pathophysiology

3 credits

NUR 6001

Advanced Health Assessment

3 credits

NUR 6011

Advanced Pharmacology

3 credits

NUR 6111

Advanced Practice Nursing I

3 credits

NUR 6121

Advanced Practice Nursing II

3 credits

NUR 7011

Advanced Nursing Practicum II

4 credits

 

 

 

 

FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER TRACK (27 credits)

 

NUR 5461

Advanced Pathophysiology

3 credits

NUR 6001

Advanced Health Assessment

3 credits

NUR 6011

Advanced Pharmacology

3 credits

NUR 6111

Advanced Nursing Theory I

3 credits

NUR 6121

Advanced Nursing Theory II

3 credits

NUR 6130

Advanced Practice Nursing III

3 credits

NUR 6210

Advanced Health Assessment of the Pediatric and Childbearing Client

  1 credit

NUR 7011

Advanced Nursing Practicum II

4 credits

NUR 7070

Advanced Nursing Practicum III

4 credits

 

 

 

 

EDUCATIONAL TRACK (ED)  (19 credits)

 

NUR 6050

Curriculum Development

3 credits

NUR 6061

Classroom Teaching Strategies

4 credits

NUR 7060

Clinical Teaching Strategies

3 credits

NUR 5461

Advanced Pathophysiology

3 credits

NUR 6001

Advanced Health Assessment

3 credits

NUR 6011

Advanced Pharmacology

3 credits

 

 

 

 

ADMINISTRATIVE TRACK (AD)

(18 credits)

 

NUR 6070

Principles of Nursing Administration

3 credits

NUR 6080

Financial Mgmt of Community Agencies

3 credits

Planning Your Program

Certain track required courses are offered only once per calendar year. Please consult with your advisor in order to plan completing your program in a timely manner.

NUR 7031

Thesis Seminar (only for students who matriculated prior to Fall 2017 semester)

  1 credit