AREA Plan of Study

Advanced Rural Emergency and Acute Care (AREA) Program for PM FNP students

Plan of study PMC — Advanced Rural Emergency and Acute Care  
Course # Title Credits Semester
NRSG 641  Advanced Rural Hospital Care (ARHC) I 3
(Clinical 2 cr.)
NRSG 617 *  Adult Gerontology Across the Life Span I: Common Adult health Problems 2
(Clinical 1 cr.)
HPRO 841/
CoPH 541
 Introduction to Social Marketing and Health Communication 3 Spring
NRSG 618  Adult Gerontology Across the Life span II: Acute and Episodic Adult Health Problems 2 Spring
NRSG 642  Advanced Rural Hospital Care (ARHC) II 4
(Clinical 3 cr.)
NRSG 620 *  Adult Gerontology Acute care Nurse Practitioner I 3
(Clinical 3cr.)
NRSG 643 *  Advanced Rural Hospital Care (ARHC) III 3 Clinical Summer
  TOTAL for Advanced Rural Emergency and Acute Care -PMC 20 Fall

  *   Clinical practicum courses taken sequentially (540 total clinical practice hours)  

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