Community/Public Health and Adult-Gerontology Primary Nurse Practitioner Curriculum | Print |  E-mail

Degree Option

A student must complete a minimum of 53 credit hours, including at least 24 credit hours of MSN-level coursework at Allen College to graduate.

Curriculum:

  • MSN core courses: 17 credit hours
  • Nurse Practitioner Core Requirements: 9 credit hours
    • NU 550 Advanced Health Assessment: 3 credits (2 theory/1 practicum)
    • NU 560 Advanced Physiology and Disease States: 3 credits
    • NU 570 Advanced Pharmacology: 3 crdits
  • Community/Public Health Nurse Courses: 12 credit hours
    • NU 730 Clinical Prevention and Population Health: 3 credit hours
    • NU 645 Community/Public Health I: 3 credit hours (2 theory/1 practicum)
    • NU 646 Community/Public Health II: 3 credit hours (2 theory/1 practicum)
    • NU 651 Leadership I: Role/Organizational Theory/Change: 3 credit hours (2 theory/1 practicum)
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Requirements: 15 credit hours
    • NU 600 Family Nursing: Adult and Older Adult: 3 credit hours
    • NU 600C Family Nursing I: 2 credit hours (practicum)
    • NU 685 Adult-Gerontology: Primary Care Nursing II: 3 credit hours
    • NU 685C Adult-Gerontology: Primary Care Nursing II Practicum: 2 credit hours (practicum)
    • NU 690 Adult-Gerontology: Primary Care Nursing III: 3 credit hours
    • NU 690C Adult-Gerontology: Primary Care Nursing III Practicum: 2 credit hours (practicum)

MSN CORE + Combined Community/Public Health and Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner    
53 Credit Hours
    750 Clinical Hours

 
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