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Curriculum

*Note: DNP Core Courses are held on Monday through Saturday a minimum of six (6) times during a semester. Studentsí practicum experiences may occur weekdays, weekends, including evening and night shifts.

Students Admitted Summer of 2016 or later
Full-Time Curriculum Plan for BSN to DNP
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Concentration

(81 Total Semester Credits)

First Year - Summer (7 Credits) First Year - Fall (13 Credits) First Year - Spring (9 Credits)
NURS 7103 Organization and Systems Leadership (4)
NURS 7105 Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice (3)
NURS 7203 Research: Design & Methodology (3)
BIOS 6100 Biostatistical Methods I (4)
HLSC 6410 Advanced Pathophysiology (3)
HLSC 6409 Advanced Pharmacology (3)
NURS 7707 Family, Genetics and Health Promotion (3)
NURS 7507 Advanced Neonatal Assessment (3)
NURS 7508 Neonatal Physiology (3)
Second Year - Summer (3 Credits) Second Year - Fall (14 Credits) Second Year - Spring (12 Credits)
NURS 6324 Introduction to Epidemiology (3) NURS 7109 Health Outcomes: Information Systems, Measurement, Analysis and Management (3)
NURS 7510 Advanced Nursing Management of the Childbearing Family (4)
NURS 7101 Theoretical and Philosophical Foundations of Nursing (3)
NURS 7481 Evidence-based Practice (4)
NURS 7021 Advanced Nursing Practicum I (1)
NURS 7110 Scholarly Project I: Proposal Development (3)
NURS 7511 Advanced Neonatal Nursing I: Management of the Critically Ill Neonate (6)
NURS 7509 Applied Neonatal Pharmacology (2)
Third Year - Summer (5 Credits) Third Year - Fall (10 Credits) Third Year - Spring (8 Credits)
NURS 7022 Advanced Nursing Practicum II (2)
NURS 7120 Scholarly Project II: Proposal Implementation (3)
NURS 7512 Advanced Neonatal Nursing II: Management of Chronic Problems of Prematurity (5)
NURS 7023 Advanced Nursing Practicum III (2)
NURS 7306 Health Policy and Politics (3)
NURS 7513 Advanced Neonatal Nursing III: Practicum (5)
NURS 7130 Scholarly Project III: Proposal Dissemination (3)



Students Admitted 2015 or earlier
Full-Time Curriculum Plan for BSN to DNP
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Concentration

(85 Total Semester Credits)

First Year - Summer (6 Credits) First Year - Fall (12 Credits) First Year - Spring (14 Credits)
NURS 7103 Organization and Systems Leadership (3)
NURS 7105 Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice (3)
NURS 7203 Research: Design & Methodology (3)
BIOS 6100 Biostatistical Methods I (4)
NURS 7101 Theoretical and Philosophical Foundations of Nursing (2)
HLSC 6409 Advanced Pharmacology (3)
BIOS 6102 Biostatistical Methods II (4)
NURS 7507 Advanced Neonatal Assessment (3)
NURS 7508 Neonatal Physiology (3)
NURS 7481 Evidence-Based Practice (4)
Second Year - Summer (6 Credits) Second Year - Fall (13 Credits) Second Year - Spring (14 Credits)
NURS 6324 Introduction to Epidemiology (3)
NURS 7707 Family, Genetics and Health Promotion (3)
NURS 7109 Health Outcomes: Information Systems, Measurement, Analysis and Management (3)
NURS 7510 Advanced Nursing Management of the Childbearing Family (4)
NURS 7306 Health Policy and Politics (3)
HLSC 6410 Advanced Pathophysiology (3)
NURS 7021 Advanced Nursing Practicum I (1)
NURS 7110 Scholarly Project I: Proposal Development (3)
NURS 7511 Advanced Neonatal Nursing I: Management of the Critically Ill Neonate (6)
NURS 7509 Applied Neonatal Pharmacology (2)
NURS 7111 Population Based Outcomes (2)
Third Year - Summer (5 Credits) Third Year - Fall (7 Credits) Third Year - Spring (8 Credits)
NURS 7022 Advanced Nursing Practicum II (2)
NURS 7120 Scholarly Project II: Proposal Implementation (3)
NURS 7512 Advanced Neonatal Nursing II: Management of Chronic Problems of Prematurity (5)
NURS 7023 Advanced Nursing Practicum III (2)
NURS 7513 Advanced Neonatal Nursing III: Practicum (5)
NURS 7130 Scholarly Project III: Proposal Dissemination (3)



Part-Time Curriculum Plan for BSN to DNP
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Concentration

(4 years / 85 Total Semester Credits)

First Year - Summer (3 Credits) First Year - Fall (7 Credits) First Year - Spring (6 Credits)
NURS 7105 Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice (3) NURS 7203 Research: Design & Methodology (3)
BIOS 6100 Biostatistical Methods I (4)
BIOS 6102 Biostatistical Methods II (4)
NURS 7111 Population Based Outcomes (2)
Second Year - Summer (6 Credits) Second Year - Fall (8 Credits) Second Year - Spring (8 Credits)
NURS 6324 Introduction to Epidemiology (3)
NURS 7103 Organization and Systems Leadership (3)
HLSC 6409 Advanced Pharmacology (3)
HLSC 6410 Advanced Pathophysiology (3)
NURS 7101 Theoretical and Philosophical Foundations of Nursing (2)
NURS 7507 Advanced Neonatal Assessment (3)
NURS 7508 Neonatal Physiology (3)
NURS 7509 Applied Neonatal Pharmacology (2)
Third Year - Summer (3 Credits) Third Year - Fall (11 Credits) Third Year - Spring (10 Credits)
NURS 7707 Family, Genetics and Health Promotion (3) NURS 7510 Advanced Nursing Management of the Childbearing Family (4)
NURS 7109 Health Outcomes: Information Systems, Measurement, Analysis and Management (3)
NURS 7481 Evidence based Practice (4)
NURS 7511 Advanced Neonatal Nursing I: Management of the Critically Ill Neonate (6)
NURS 7110 Scholarly Project I: Proposal Development (3)
NURS 7021 Advanced Nursing Practicum I (1)
Fourth Year - Summer (5 Credits) Fourth Year - Fall (8 Credits) Fourth Year - Spring (10 Credits)
NURS 7120 Scholarly Project II: Proposal Implementation (3)
NURS 7022 Advanced Nursing Practicum II (2)
NURS 7512 Advanced Neonatal Nursing II: Management of Chronic Problems of Prematurity (5)
NURS 7306 Health Policy and Politics (3)
NURS 7513 Advanced Neonatal Nursing III: Practicum (5)
NURS 7130 Scholarly Project III: Proposal Dissemination (3)
NURS 7023 Advanced Nursing Practicum III (2)