Program of Study Options

 

College of Nursing Building

 

 

Spring I (14 Semester Hours)

  • Foundations of Professional Nursing (1 S.H.)
  • Health Assessment and Communication Across the Lifespan (3 S.H.)
  • Introduction to Clinical Concepts for Nursing (2 S.H., 50 Lab/Sim Hours)
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing (3 S.H.)
  • Mental Health Nursing Practicum (2 S.H., 90 Clinical Hours)
  • Social Determinants of Health and Health System Inequities (3 S.H.)

Summer I (12 Weeks - 12 Semester Hours)

  • Medical Surgical Care of Chronically ILL Adults (3 S.H., 135 Clinical Hours)
  • Nursing and Pharmacological Interventions I (5 S.H.)
  • Basic Clinical Concepts for Nursing (1 S.H., 25 Lab/Sim Hours)
  • Population Health for Advance Practice (8 weeks) (3 S.H.)

Fall I (15 Semester Hours)

  • Medical Surgical Care of Acutely ILL Adults (3 S.H., 135 Clinical Hours)
  • Nursing and Pharmacological Interventions II (5 S.H.)
  • Community and Public Health Nursing (3 S.H.)
  • Advanced Clinical Concepts for Nursing (1 S.H., 25 Lab/Sim Hours)
  • Quality and Safety (3 S.H.)

Spring II (14 Semester Hours)

  • Community Health Across the Lifespan Practicum (4 S.H., 180 Clinical Hours)
  • Gerontological Nursing (3 S.H.)
  • Nursing Care of Children and Families (2 S.H.)
  • Nursing Care of Childbearing Families (2 S.H.)
  • Evaluating Evidence for Practice (3 S.H.)

Summer I (12 Weeks - 11 Semester Hours)

  • Nursing Internship (section subtitle): MSN Entry into Practice Capstone (5 S.H., 225 Clinical Hours)
  • Leadership and Management Essentials (8 weeks) (3 S.H.)
  • Health Systems, Finance, and Economics (8 weeks) (3 S.H.)

Total Semester Hours: 66, Total Lab/Sim Hours: 100, Total Clinical Hours: 765