Master's Degree Family Nurse Practitioner

55 credits (224 clinical hours)

Professional core

NUR403

Ethics and Public Policy in the Health Care System

3 credits

NUR400

Research Principles for Evidence-Based Practice

5 credits

NUR401

The Writing Workshop

1 credit

NUR407

Advanced Physiology & Pathophysiology

5 credits

NUR419

Advanced Pharmacology

3 credits

Total course hours: 17


Clinical speciality

NUR437

Pediatric Primary Care I

4 credits

NUR414

Nurse Practitioner Procedure Lab

1 credit

NUR444

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care I

8 credits

NUR445

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care II

7 credits

NUR449

Women's Health Care for Primary Care Generalists

3 credits
112 clinical hours

NUR410

Advanced Health Assessment

6 credits

NUR411

Evaluation and Management of Adult Lifespan Patients

6 credits
112 clinical hours

NUR413

Family Theoretical Frameworks and Application to Nursing Care of Families

3 credits

Total course hours: 38
Total preceptor hours: 224



NUR493

Comprehensive Examination

0 credits


*Degree plan subject to change

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