Psychiatric Mental Health NP: BSN to DNP

EXEMPLAR Plan of Study: Full-time

  Course: Number and Name Credits
Fall Y1 NRSG 605 Pathophysiology for Advanced Practice Nurses 3
  NRSG 609 Health Promotion for Populations 3
  Graduate Statistics 3
 
Spring Y1 NRSG 606 Applied Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Nurses 3
  NRSG 709 Health Care Policy 3
  EPI 820 Epidemiology 3
 
Summer Y2 NRSG 607 Advanced Assessment Across the Lifespan 3
  NRSG 704 Clinical Inquiry 1
  NRSG 731 Transformational Leadership 3
 
Fall Y2 NRSG 662 Counseling Models for Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing 3
  NRSG 665 Neuroscience of Psychopharmacology for Advanced Practice Nursing 2
  NRSG 701 Implementing Evidence Based Practice 3
  NRSG 702 Methods for Assessing Clinical Practice Outcomes 3
  NRSG 704 Clinical Inquiry 1
 
Spring Y2 NRSG 663 Advanced Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing with Adults 4
  NRSG 668 Practicum in Advanced Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing (1-2 cr.) * *7 cr. Total needed for NRSG 668, which can be taken over 1 or more semesters. 1-2
  NRSG 703 Changing Complex Systems to Improve Health Care 4
  NRSG 704 Clinical Inquiry 2
 
Summer Y3 NRSG 704 Clinical Inquiry 4
 
Fall Y3 NRSG 664 Advanced Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing with Children & Adolescents 4
  NRSG 668 Practicum in Advanced Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing 1-2
  NRSG 704 Clinical Inquiry 2
  NRSG 755 Health Care Economics and Financial Management 3
 
Spring Y3 NRSG 668 Practicum in Advanced Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing (3-5 cr. to result in 7 cr. NRSG 668 total during program of study.) 3-5
  Total for BSN to DNP with Psychiatric Mental Health NP 67


  Indicates courses specific to Psychiatric-Mental Health MSN Specialty.
  Indicates courses specific to DNP clinical practicum hours.