Courses and Curriculum

Foundation Core -10 Credits

(BS to DNP only)

NUR 505- Nursing Knowledge and Practice (3)
NUR 515- Translating and Integrating Evidence into Practice (3)
NUR 532- Health Care Policy and Advocacy (3)
NUR 601- Technology: Methods and Tools for Graduate Study (1) 

Clinical Core: Advanced Practice - 12 Credits

NUR 606 - Advanced Diagnostic Analysis, Health and Physical Assessment with Lab/Clinical Practicum practice hours (4)
NUR 604 - Advanced Pathophysiology (3)
NUR 607 - Advanced Pharmacology and Therapeutics (3)
NUR 717 - Pharmacotherapy Management for Prescriptive Authority (2)

DNP Theory Core - 30 Credits

NUR 710 - DNP Immersion I  (3)
NUR 711 - DNP Immersion II (2)
NUR 712 - DNP Immersion III (2)
NUR 713 - DNP Immersion IV (2)
NUR 715 - Organizational Systems and Quality Improvement (3)
NUR 719 - Information Technology for Advanced Nursing Practice (3)
NUR 735 - Epidemiology and Biostatistics (3)
NUR 737 - Research Methods and Translation for Advanced Practice (3)
NUR 740 - Financial Management in Health Care Delivery (3)
NUR 746 - Leadership & Collaboration (3)
NUR 750 - DNP Capstone (3) 

Advanced Practice Specialty - 28 Credits

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP)

NUR 721 - Molecular and Clinical Genetics/Genomics (3)
NUR 726 - Adult-Gerontology Health Care I and Practicum (5)
NUR 727 - Adult-Gerontology Health Care II and Practicum (5)
NUR 728 - Adult-Gerontology Health Care III and Practicum (4)
NUR 729 - Adult-Gerontology Health Care IV and Practicum (4)
NUR 739 - Ethics for Advanced Practice (3)
NUR 744 - Transition into Practice and Certification Seminar (2)
Doctoral Elective Independent Study (2)