MS Nursing FNP Curriculum

Master of Science in Nursing*
Family Nurse Practitioner Concentration (47-56 semester hours)

Undergraduate Prerequisites (9 credit hours)
MATH 105 Introduction to Statistics 3
NURS 365 Physical Assessment 3
NURS 412 Nursing Research 3

Graduate Core (16 semester hours)
NURS 610 Advance Practice Nursing: Roles & Issues 4
NURS 611 Biostatistics & Nursing Research 4
NURS 612 Population Health 4
NURS 613 Evidence-Based Health Care 4

Advanced Practice Core (12 semester hours)
NURS 620 Advanced Pathophysiology 4
NURS 621 Advanced Pharmacology 4
NURS 622 Advanced Health Assessment 4

Practica Courses (19 semester hours)
NURS 670 Family Nurse Practitioner Theoretical Principles and
Clinical Management I 5
NURS 671 Family Nurse Practitioner Theoretical Principles
and Clinical Management II 5
NURS 672 Family Nurse Practitioner Theoretical Principles
and Clinical Management III 5
NURS 698 Clinical Residency 4
Optional Education Courses (12 semester hours)
NURS 643 Teaching in Nursing 4
NURS 644 Nursing Education Methods & Measurement 4
NURS 645 Nursing Education Practicum 4

*RN-BS to MSN option available