MSN to DNP FNP Curriculum Pattern - Spring Entry

MSN to DNP Family Nurse Practitioner Role Curriculum Pattern - Spring Entry
Semester 1
Spring
 
NURS 701 Applied Data Analysis 3 units
NURS 705 Scholarly Communication 3 units
NURS 706 Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology 3 units
  Semester Total 9 units
     
Semester 2
Summer
 
NURS 707 Applied Drug Therapy 3 units
NURS 711 Evidence Based Practice in Healthcare 3 units
NURS 762 Financial Management Basics 1 units
  Semester Total 7 units
     
Semester 3   
Fall
 
NURS 730 Advanced Assessment Skills Clinical 2 units
NURS 731 Advanced Assessment Skills 3 unit
NURS 702 Epidemiology 3 units
  Semester Total 8 units
     
Semester 4 Spring  
NURS 740 Primary Care I Clinical 3 units
NURS 741 Primary Care I 3 units
NURS 755 Leadership in Complex Adaptive Systems 3 units
  Semester Total 9 units
     
Semester 5 Summer  
NURS 750 Primary Care II Clinical 3 units
NURS 751 Primary Care II 3 units
NURS 763 Management of Financial Resources 3 units
  Semester Total 9 units
     
Semester 6 Fall  
NURS 770 Primary Care III Clinical Practicum 3 units
NURS 771 Practicum Care III 3 units
NURS 765 Project Management 3 units
  Semester Total 9 units
     
Semester 7 Spring  
NURS 780 Primary Care IV Clinical Practicum 3 units
NURS 781 Primary Care IV 3 units
NURS 704 Healthcare Informatics 3 units
  Semester Total 9 units
     
Semester 8
Summer
 
NURS 749 Qualifying Project 1 unit
NURS 754 Policy and Ethical implications for Healthcare Outcomes 3 unit
  Semester Total 4 units
     
Semester 9
Fall
 
NURS 789 DNP Project 1 unit
NURS 795 DNP Residency 3 units
 
Semester Total
4 units
  TOTAL UNITS 68 UNITS
*  Must complete 1000 hours of supervised clinical service. entering students will have their prior academic clinical hours evaluated in conjunction with their DNP Faculty Advisor.

For course descriptions, see the online catalog.