Course Requirements - Full Time

Select option A, B, or C below:

Adult/Gerontology Acute Care

Course No. Course Title Credits

First Semester

NURS 501Advanced Nursing Research3
NURS 502Health Care Systems3
NURS 505Advanced Pharmacology3
NURS 506Advanced Health Assessment3

Second Semester

NURS 503Professional Role Development3
NURS 504Advanced Pathophysiology3
NURS 510Adult/Older Adult Health/Illness I3
NURS 530Synergy Model for CNS Practice3
OR
NURS 540Differential Diagnosis for Nurse Practioners3

Summer Session I

NURS 509Professional Project Seminar 1

Third Semester

NURS 512Genetics and Genomics in Health Care3
NURS 609Master's Major Project1
NURS 610Adult / Older Adult Health / Illness II6

Fourth Semester

NURS 609Master's Major Project1
NURS 620Adult / Older Adult Health / Illness III6
Elective, chosen with advisor's consent3

Total Credit Hours

45

Nurse Anesthesia

Course No. Course Title Credits

First Semester - Summer Session II

NURS 501Advanced Nursing Research3

Second Semester

NURS 502Health Care Systems3
NURS 505Advanced Pharmacology3
NURS 506Advanced Health Assessment3
CHEM 519Biochemistry for Health Professionals3
BIOL 535Advanced Physiology I4

Third Semester

NURS 503Professional Role Development3
NURS 504Advanced Pathophysiology3
BIOL 536Advanced Physiology II4
NURS 514Advanced Pharmacology for Nurse Anesthesia2
NURS 517Foundational Principles of Nurse Anesthesia3

Fourth Semester - Summer

NURS 509Professional Project Seminar 1
NURS 516Advanced Principles of Nurse Anesthesia Practice I3
NURS 570NA Clinical Practicum I1

Fifth Semester

NURS 512Genetics and Genomics in Health Care3
NURS 616Advanced Principles of Nurse Anesthesia Practice II3
NURS 630NA Clinical Practicum II1

Sixth Semester

NURS 609Master's Major Project1
NURS 626Advanced Principles of Nurse Anesthesia Practice III3
NURS 640NA Clinical Practicum III1

Seventh Semester

NURS 609Master's Major Project1
NURS 670NA Clinical Practicum IV1

Eighth Semester

NURS 636Transition to Nurse Anesthesia Practice2
NURS 690NA Clinical Practicum V1

Total Credit Hours

56

Public Health/Community Leadership

Course No. Course Title Credits

First Semester

NURS 501Advanced Nursing Research3
NURS 502Health Care Systems3
NURS 508Public Health Science3

Second Semester

NURS 503Professional Role Development3
NURS 507Epidemiology and Biostatistics (*)3
NURS 511Public Health / Community Leadership I 6
*This course may be substituted for Health Education 507.

Summer Session I

NURS 509Professional Project Seminar 1

Third Semester

NURS 512Genetics and Genomics in Health Care3
NURS 609Master's Major Project1
NURS 611Public Health / Community Leadership II 6

Fourth Semester

NURS 609Master's Major Project1
NURS 621Public Health / Community Leadership III 6
Elective, chosen with advisor's consent3

Total Credit Hours

42

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