Graduate M.S.N. Sample Plan of Study

Year One

      Fall (Term 1)

  • NUR 5300: Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice, 3 credits
  • NUR 5010: Advanced Pathophysiology, 3 credits

      Spring (Term 2)

  • NUR 5020: 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 5030: Advanced Pharmacology, 3 credits
  • 1st Concentration Course, 3 credits

      Spring (Term 5)

  • NUR 6420: Quality and Safety in Promoting Health (35-45 clinical hours), 3 credits
  • 2nd Concentration Course, 3 credits

      Summer I (Term 6)

  • NUR 6320: Health Policy and Advocacy, 3 credits

 Year Three

       Fall (Term 7)

  • 3rd Concentration Course, 3 credits
  • NUR 6630: Practicum in Teaching, 3 credits   ** or **
  • NUR 6640: Field Practicum, 3 credits

Total credits: 36