11: School of Graduate Nursing

General Information | M.S. in Nursing | Ph.D. in Nursing | Course Descriptions | Faculty

Philosophy | Characteristics of Graduates | Admission | Academic Regulations
Program Description | Clinical Nurse Specialist | Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner | Health System Management | M.S.N.-M.B.A. Joint Degree
Post-Master's Primary Care Nurse Practitioner | Post-Master's Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Admission | Grades | Nurse Practitioner Program Completion Requirements

Nurse Practitioner Program Completion Requirements

To qualify for a Nurse Practitioner Certificate, the student must: (1) satisfactorily complete the specific nurse practitioner program; (2) satisfactorily complete the clinical preceptorship; and (3) have a minimum grade average of B.

Course Sequence: Post-MSN Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Summer Session (two six-week sessions)
GNUR 550 Pharmacology 3
GNUR 551 Advanced Health Assessment 3
GNUR 566 Primary Care Seminar I 3
GNUR 568 Primary Care Preceptorship 2
Fall Semester
GNUR 564 Nutrition in Health Promotion 2
GNUR 567 Primary Care Seminar II 3
GNUR 569 Primary Care Preceptorship II 4
GNUR 572 Collaborative Role Development/Multidisciplinary Practice 1
Spring Semester
GNUR 570 Primary Care Seminar III 3
GNUR 571 Primary Care Preceptorship 6
GNUR 572 Collaborative Role Development/Multidisciplinary Practice 1


Course Sequence: Post-MSN Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Summer Session (two six-week sessions)
GNUR 550 Pharmacology 3
GNUR 551 Advanced Health Assessment 3
GNUR 762 Immunocompetence in Vulnerable Populations or 3
GNUR 738 Forensic Nursing 3
Fall Semester
GNUR 760 Seminar I: Intro to Clinical Decision-Making in Bio-System Dysfunction 3
Spring Semester
GNUR 761 Seminar II: Problem-based Clinical Decision Making in Complex Patients 3
GNUR 763 Acute Care Preceptorship I
(or advanced placement verification)
3
GNUR 572 Collaborative Role Development/Multidisciplinary Practice 1
Summer Session (twelve weeks)
GNUR 572 Collaborative Role Development/Multidisciplinary Practice 1
GNUR 764 Acute Care Preceptorship II
(or advanced placement verification)
3
GNUR 765 Acute Care Preceptorship III 3


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