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College of Nursing


Doctor of Nursing Practice - DNP

Sample Curriculum - Master's Entry

 

Advanced Nursing Practice
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
Fall I
NURS 737 Seminar on Advanced Practice Roles 1
NURS 805 Advanced Nursing Leadership 3
NURS 817 Application of Statistics for Evidenced Based Nursing 3
NURS 734 Conceptual Basis of Health Systems 3
Spring I
NURS 781 Applied Technology in Health Care 3
NURS 819 Evidence and Nursing Practice 3
NURS 779* Health Politics 3
Summer I
HGEN 700 Medical Genetics for Health Professions 3
NURS 808 Advanced Nursing in Population Health 2
Fall II
NURS 897** DNP Project Preparation and Residency 1-3
NURS 840A* Independent Study in Nursing Science (Advanced Clinical Course) 3
Spring II
NURS 897** DNP Project Preparation and Residency 1-3
TOTAL HOURS: 33

*Course includes clinical practice

**Not to exceed six hours total

Sample Curriculum - Master's Entry

Pre-requisites:      NURS 734 Conceptual Basis of Health Systems (3)
                                NURS 738 Health Care Finance (3)

Nurse Executive Leadership
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
Fall I
NURS 805 Advanced Nursing Leadership 3
NURS 817 Application of Statistics for Evidenced Based Nursing 3
Spring I
NURS 806 Nurse Executive Leadership I* 3
NURS 819 Evidence and Nursing Practice 3
NURS 779* Health Politics 3
Summer I
NURS 737 Seminar on Advanced Practice Roles 1
NURS 807 Executive Nurse Leadership II* 3
NURS 808 Advanced Nursing in Population Health 2
Fall II
NURS 897** DNP Project Preparation and Residency 1-3
NURS 809 Advanced Health Care Financing 3
NURS 840A* Independent Study in Nursing Science (Advanced Clinical Course) 3
Spring II
NURS 781 Applied Technology in Health Care 3
NURS 897** DNP Project Preparation and Residency 1-3
TOTAL HOURS: 33

*Course includes clinical practice

**Not to exceed six hours total