The University of San Francisco: School of Nursing
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G Nursing DNP

NUDC Curriculum Pattern

BSN-DNP [BNS-MSN (CNL Role) - DNP (Family Nurse Practitioner 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 3units
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 754 Policy and Ethical Implications for Healthcare Outcomes 3 units
  Semester Total 7 units
     
Semester 5 Spring  
NURS 628 CNL Role: Decision Making (Primary Care Section) 1 unit
NURS 704 Healthcare Informatics 3 units
NURS 706 Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology 3 units
  Semester Total 7 units
     
Semester 6 Summer  
NURS 651 CNL Role: Synthesis 2 units
NURS 653 RN-CNL Role: Immersion (Primary Care Section) 2 units
NURS 707 Applied Drug Therapy 3 units
  Semester Total 7 units
     
Semester 7 Fall  
NURS 730 Advanced Assessment Skills Clinical 2 units
NURS 731 Advanced Assessment Skills 3 units
NURS 765 Project and Practice Management 3 units
  Semester Total 8 units
 
CNL Exam
 
 
MSN AWARDED UNITS
49 units
     
Semester 8 Spring  
NURS 740 Primary Care I Clinical 3 units
NURS 741 Primary Care Care I 3 units
NURS 749 Qualifying Course 1 unit
  Semester Total 7 units
     
Semester 9
Summer
 
NURS 750 Primary Care II Clinical 3 units
NURS 751 Primary Care 3 units
 
Semester Total
6 units
     
Semester 10
Fall
 
NURS 770 Primary Care III Clinical Practicum 3 units
NURS 771 Primary Care III 3 units
NURS 775 Leadership in Complex Adaptive Systems 3 units
 
Semester Total
9 units
     
Semester 11
Spring
 
NURS 780 Primary Care IV Clinical Practicum 3 units
NURS 781 Primary Care IV 3 units
 
Semester Total
6 units
     
Semester 12
Summer
 
NURS 789 DNP Project 1 unit
NURS 795 DNP Residency 3 units
 
Semester Total
4 units
  TOTAL UNITS 81 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.