NUDD Curriculum Pattern

BSN-DNP (Healthcare Systems Leader Role)]
Semester 1
Fall
 
NURS 600 Foundations in CNL Leadership 2 units
NURS 705 Scholarly Communication 3 units
NURS 613 Introduction to the CNL Role (Primary Care Section) 1 unit
  Semester Total 6 units
     
Semester 2
Spring
 
NURS 701 Applied Data Analysis 3 units
NURS 711 Evidence Based Practice in Healthcare 3 units
NURS 615 CNL as Educator (Primary Care Section) 1 unit
  Semester Total 7 units
     
Semester 3   
Summer
 
NURS 702 (or MPH 621) Epidemiology 3 units
NURS 763 Management of Financial Resources 3 units
NURS 762 Financial Management Basics 1 unit
  Semester Total 7 units
     
Semester 4 Fall  
NURS 614 Healthcare System Leadership 3 units
NURS 623 CNL Role: Team Manager and Leader (Primary Care Section) 1 unit
NURS 612 Advanced Physiology & Pharmacology 3 units
  Semester Total 7 units
     
Semester 5 Spring  
NURS 628 CNL Role: Decision Making (Primary Care Section) 1 unit
NURS 754 Policy and Ethical Implications for Healthcare Outcomes 3 units
NURS 704 Healthcare Informatics 3 units
  Semester Total 7 units
     
Semester 6 Summer  
NURS 651 CNL Role: Synthesis 2 units
NURS 653 RN-CNL Role: Immersion 2 units
NURS 603 Assessment 3 units
  Semester Total 7 units
  CNL Exam  
 
MSN Awarded Total
41 units
     
Semester 7 Fall  
NURS 765 Project and Practice Management 3 units
NURS 791 Practicum II: Micro-Systems 3 units
  Semester Total 6 units
     
Semester 8 Spring  
NURS 755 Leadership in Complex Adaptive Systems 3 units
NURS 792 Practicum III: Meso-System 3 units
NURS 749 Qualifying Project 1 unit
  Semester Total 7 units
     
Semester 9
Summer
 
NURS 784 Management of Internal and External Environment 3 units
NURS 793 Practicum IV: Macro-System 3 units
 
Semester Total
6 units
     
Semester 10
Fall
 
NURS 764 Advanced Management of Financial Resources 3 units
NURS 794 Practicum V: Synthesis and Complex Organizations 3 units
 
Semester Total
6 units
     
Semester 11
Spring
 
NURS 789 DNP Project 1 unit
NURS 795 DNP Residency 3 units
 
Semester Total
4 units
  TOTAL UNITS 70 UNITS
*  Must complete 1000 hours of supervised clinical service. For more information regarding clinical work, contact your advisor.

** Upon completion of NURS 651, you will need to take the CNL Examination in order to progress to further coursework and be awarded your MSN degree.