Graduate Course Catalog 2011-2013

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FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER/MASTER OF SCIENCE

Total Credit Hours: 54


All students in the Family Nurse Practitioner program must complete the following courses, including a minimum of 630 hours of clinical experience:

I. Core Courses (24)
30-521 Organization, Policy and Financing in Healthcare (3)
30-522 Human Diversity and Social Issues in Advanced Practice Nursing (3)
30-523 Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice (3)
30-524 Advanced Nursing Research (3)
30-528 Program Planning and Evaluation (3)
30-526 Healthcare Fiscal Integrity (3)
30-527 Healthcare Information Management (3)
30-503 Strategic Directions in Healthcare (3)

II. Family Nurse Practitioner Core Courses (13)
30-606 Epidemiology (3)
30-605 Applied Physiology/Pathophysiology for Advanced Nursing Practice (4)
30-607 Health Assessment for Advanced Nursing Practice (3)
30-604 Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Nursing Practice (3)

III. Specializations (17)
30-610 NP Management I: Adults in Community/Primary Care (3)
30-611 NP Practicum I: Adults in Community/Primary Care (2)
30-616 FNP Management II: Primary Care of Women, Infants, and Children (4)
30-617 FNP Practicum II: Primary Care of Women, Infants and Children (3)
30-612 NP Management II: Adults and Adolescents in Primary Care (3)
30-619 FNP Practicum III: Primary Care Across the Lifespan (2)