Course Plan for Adult-Gerontology Acute Care – Nurse Practitioner (MSN)

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: ADV PATHOPHYSIOLOGY
NUR 618: SCIENTIFIC FOUND OF ADV PHARM
NUR 615: ADV PHARMACOLOGY
3
1
3
Total 7
IINUR 678: ADV HLTH ASSESS/DIAG REASON
NUR 679: HLTH PROM/DISEASE PREV/EPIDEM
3
3
Total 6
IIINUR 665: CLINICAL PROC ADV ACUTE CARE
NUR 601: PHIL/THEO BASES OF NUR
5
2
Total 7
Year II
IVNUR 625: EVIDENCE-BASED INQ IN NURSING
NUR 667: ADULT/GERONTOL ACUTE CARE I
4
5
Total 9
VNUR 626: DIFFERENTIAL DIAG AGAC NP
NUR 668: ADULT/GERON ACUTE CARE II
3
5
Total 8
VINUR 669: AADLT/GERON ACUTE CARE III
NUR 680: S/T: BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
5
2
Total 7
Year III
VIINUR 652: PROF DEVEL PUB POLICY ADV NUR
NUR 694: ADULT GERON ACUTE CARE PRACT
3
5
Total 8
TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS= 51