Post Masters Graduate Certificate:
Family Nurse Practitioner

 

Rotation/Schedule Planning

 

First Fall - face to face

NURS 614 - Advanced Pathophysiology (3)                  

NURS 612 - Advanced Pharmacology (4)      

           

First Spring - face to face 

NURS 610 - Advanced Health Assessment (3)      

 

First Summer No Courses

 

Second Fall - face to face 
NURS 640 - Health Care of Families I (4) 

NURS 624 - Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (3)   

 

Second Spring - face to face              

NURS 645 - Health Care of Families II (4)                         

NURS 650 - Health Care of Families III (4)              

         

Second Summer

NURS 680 - Advanced Practice Role Practicum* (1-9) - online 

NURS 690 - Advanced Professional Roles (2) - hybrid 

 

Third Fall

NURS 680 - Advanced Practice Role Practicum* (1-9) Graduation - online

 

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**The following courses require clinical hours in primary care:

NURS 610 - Adv Health Assessment (45 hours) Primary care emphasizing health history and physical exam

 

NURS 640 - Health Care of Families I (90 hours) 60 hrs primary care pediatrics / 30 hrs minimum In prenatal/postpartum care

 

NURS 645 - Health Care of Families II (90 hours)  60 hrs Primary care of the adult with episodic illness / 30 hrs minimum in women’s health care

 

NURS 650 - Health Care of Families III (90 hours) Primary care of the older adult with chronic illnesses

 

NURS 680 - FNP Practicum (405 hours) Primary care of persons across the lifespan (optional activities:  40 hours of observation i.e. radiology, dermatology, etc. and 16 hours conference or workshop attendance) *May be divided over two semesters

 

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