MSN Curriculum- January Start

MSN Plan of Study:  Students enrolled in the MSN program are required to complete the foundational courses beginning with NURS 566 and including 550, 552, 554, 556, 560, 564 prior to moving into the professional track courses. Professional track courses including NURS 630, 632, 634, 650A and 650B must be taken sequentially.

FOUNDATIONAL COURSES
Course Number Course Name Credits
NURS 554 Pathophysiology, Assessment, and Therapeutics I (Pre-Requisite – NURS 550) 3
NURS 550 Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Holistic Nursing (Pre-Requisite NURS566) 3
NURS 554 Pathophysiology, Assessment, and Therapeutics I (Pre-Requisite – NURS550) 3
NURS 550 Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Holistic Nursing (Pre-Requisite NURS566) 3
NURS 564 Foundations of Nursing Leadership (Pre-Requisite – NURS550) 3
NURS 556 Pathophysiology, Assessment, and Therapeutics II (Pre-Requisite – NURS554) 3
NURS 552 Information, Technology, and Communication 3
NURS 562 Population Health: Prevention, Promotion, and Policy (Pre-Requisite – NURS550) 3
NURS 560 Translating Research for Evidence-Informed Practice (Pre-Requisite – NURS550) 3
PROFESSIONAL TRACK COURSES
Course Number Course Name Credits
NURS 630 Innovations in Teaching and Learning (Pre-Requisite – NURS 566, 554,550,556,552,562,564)Practicum hours=24 3
NURS 632 Curriculum Design and Revision (Pre-Requisite – NURS 630) Practicum hours=24 3
NURS 634 Assessment and Evaluation Strategies in Nursing Education (Pre-Requisite NURS632; Co-requisite NURS 650) 3
NURS 650A Capstone(Co-Requisite NURS 634) Practicum hours=48
NURS 650B Capstone (Pre-Requisite NURS 650A) Practicum hours=48 3
  Total Credits 37
  Total Practicum Hours 144