Course Plan for Adult-Gerontology Acute Care – Nurse Practitioner

Student workload will vary from course to course, however, a number of research papers and online exams will be required for every course. Required clinical hours vary by program, and a qualified list of available preceptors will be supplied to each student. Outreach by the student is required to secure a preceptor.

SemesterCoursesCredits
Year I
INUR 510: Advanced Pathophysiology
NUR 618: Scientific Foundations of Advanced Pharmacology**
NUR 615: Advanced Pharmacology
3
1
3
Total 7
IINUR 679: Health Promotion/Disease Prevention/Epidemiology
NUR 678: Advanced Health Assessment
3
3
Total 6
IIINUR 665: Clinical Procedures (125 clinical hours)
NUR 601: Phil/Theoretical Bases of Nursing
4
2
Total 6
Year II
IVNUR 625: Evidence-Based Inquiry In Nursing Practice
NUR 667: Adult Gerontology Acute Care I Clinical (125 hours)
4
5
Total 9
VNUR 626: Differential Diagnosis for The Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (62.5 clinical hours)
NUR 668: Adult Gerontology Acute Care II Clinical (125 hours)
3
5
Total 8
VINUR 669: Adult Gerontology Acute Care III Clinical (125 hours)
NUR 680: S/T: Advanced Concepts of Clinical Nursing V (Behavioral Health)
5
2
Total 7
Year III
VIINUR 694: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Integration Practicum Clinical (250 hours)
NUR 652: Professional Development and Public Policy - Blended
5
3
Total 8
TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS= 51