Post Masters Graduate Certificate:
Family Nurse Practitioner

 

Rotation/Schedule Planning:


Summer

NURS 612 Advanced Pharmacology (4)

 

Fall                                                                                        

NURS 614 Advanced Pathophysiology (3)                   

NURS 610 Advanced Health Assessment (3)   

NURS 624 Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (3) 

           

Spring

NURS 640 Health Care of Families I (4)

 

Fall                                                                                        

NURS 645 Health Care of Families II (4)                        

NURS 650 Health Care of Families III (4)             

         

Spring

NURS 680 FNP Practicum* (1-9)

NURS 690 Advanced Professional Roles (2)

 

Summer

NURS 680 FNP Practicum* (1-9) Graduation

 

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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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