Plan of Study Full Time MSN-PhD

Exemplar Plan of Study Full Time MSN-PhD

  Summer (Year 1)  
  Course   Title   Credits  
  NRSG 930   Socialization to the Scholarly Role   3  
  NRSG 931   Transformational Leadership Amid Health Care Crisis and Reform: Bold Ideas, New Results, and Lasting Change   3  
  Subtotal     6 (6)  
  Fall  
  Course   Title   Credits  
  BIOS 806   Biostatistics I (OR Cognate #1 if BioStats requirement has already been met)   3  
  NRSG 932   Philosophy of Science   3  
  NRSG 933   Theory Development in Nursing & Health Sciences   3  
  Subtotal     9 (15)  
  Spring  
  Course   Title   Credits  
  BIOS 808   Biostatistics II (OR Cognate #2 if BioStats requirement has already been met)   3  
  NRSG 934   Qualitative Research Methods   3  
  NRSG 935   Quantitative Research Methods   3  
  Subtotal     9 (24)  
  Summer (Year 2)  
  Course   Title   Credits  
  NRSG 916   Independent Study in Nursing Science - State of the Science   3  
  Subtotal     3 (27)  
  Fall  
  Course   Title   Credits  
  NRSG 937   Proposal Development and Grant Administration   3  
      Cognate #1   3  
      Cognate #2   3  
  Subtotal     9 (36)  
  Spring  
  Course   Title   Credits  
  NRSG 909   Health Care Policy   3  
  NRSG 936   Research Practicum   3  
      Cognate #3   3  
  Subtotal     9 (45)  
  Summer (Year 3)  
  Course   Title   Credits  
      Comprehensive Exam   -  
  Subtotal     - (45)  
  Fall  
  Course   Title   Credits  
  NRSG 998   Doctoral Seminar   1  
  NRSG 999   Doctoral Dissertation   8  
  Subtotal     9 (54)  
  Spring  
  Course   Title   Credits  
  NRSG 998   Doctoral Seminar   1  
  NRSG 999   Doctoral Dissertation   7  
  Subtotal     8 (62)  
  Summer (Year 4) (if needed)  
  Course   Title   Credits  
  NRSG 999   Doctoral Dissertation   -  
  Subtotal     -  (62+)  
  Fall (if needed)  
  Course   Title   Credits  
  NRSG 998   Doctoral Seminar   (1)  
  NRSG 999   Doctoral Dissertation   -  
  Subtotal     - (62+)  
  Spring (if needed)  
  Course   Title   Credits  
  NRSG 999   Doctoral Dissertation   -  
  Subtotal     8 (62+)  
  Total Credits     62 +  

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