Graduate M.S.N. Sample Plan of Study

Year One

      Fall (Term 1)

  • NUR 5300: Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice, 3 credits
  • NUR 6010: Advanced Pathophysiology, 3 credits

      Spring (Term 2)

  • NUR 6020: Advanced Physical Assessment (45 clinical hours), 3 credits
  • NUR 6400: Professional Inquiry:  Qualitative and Quantitative Methods, 3 credits

      Summer I (Term 3)

  • NUR 6410: Methods for Measuring Quality in Health & Education Systems, 3 credits

Year Two

      Fall (Term 4)

  • NUR 6030: Advanced Pharmacology, 3 credits
  • NUR 6600: Curriculum and Teaching of Theory in Health Disciplines, 3 credits

      Spring (Term 5)

  • NUR 6420: Quality and Safety in Promoting Health (35-45 clinical hours), 3 credits
  • NUR 6610: Clinical Teaching and Evaluation in Health Disciplines, 3 credits

      Summer I (Term 6)

  • NUR 6320: Health Care Policy, Organization and Financing, 3 credits

 Year Three

       Fall (Term 7)

  • NUR 6620: The Scholarship of Teaching in a Clinical Discipline, 3 credits
  • NUR 6630: Practicum in Teaching, 3 credits

Total credits: 36