Graduate courses are categorized according to core, advanced practice core, and tracks.  The course listing is below by course number, name, and number of credit hours in parentheses. 

Master of Science in nursing core courses

NU 6200. Clinical Prevention and Population Health (3)

NU 6300. Informatics and Data Management (2)

NU 6400. Leadership and Quality in Healthcare Systems (3)

NU 6500. Promoting Health Through Policy and Finance (3)

NU 6600. Translating Evidence into Practice (3)

NU 6990. Independent Study (.5 - 6)

Advanced practice nursing core courses

NU 7040. Advanced Pathophysiology (3)

NU 7060. Advanced Health Assessment (3)

NU 7061. Advanced Health Assessment Lab for the Clinical Nurse Leader (1)

NU 7063. Advanced Health Assessment Lab for the Nurse Practitioner (1)

NU 7080. Advanced Pharmacology (3)

New for nurse educator students entering January 2020

NU 7014. Advanced Health Assessment for the Nurse Educator (2)

NU 7024. Advanced Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for the Nurse Educator (4)

Adult-gerontological nurse practitioner specialty courses

NU 7030.  Gerontology for the AGNP (3)

NU 7100. Primary Care I (4)

NU 7110. Primary Care I Practicum (3)

NU 7142. Primary Care II Women’s Health (2)

NU 7143.  Primary Care II: Principles of Geriatric Care

NU 7152. Primary Care II Practicum for the AGNP (3)

NU 7452. Independent Primary Care Practicum for the AGNP (5)

Executive practice & healthcare leadership: Specialty courses

NU 7200. Executive Nurse Seminar I (2)

NU 7210. Executive Nurse Practicum I (3)

NU 7220. Executive Nurse Seminar II (2)

NU 7230. Executive Practicum II (3)

NU 7600. Healthcare Leadership and Organizational Behavior (3)

NU 7610. Human Resource Management (3)

NU 7620. Health Systems (3)

NU 7640.  Executive Influence: Communication and Relationship Management (3)

Executive nurse certificate: Practicum courses

NU 7215. Executive Nurse Practicum I (1)

NU 7225. Executive Nurse Practicum II (1)

Family nurse practitioner specialty courses

NU 7020. Family and Community Concepts (3)

NU 7100. Primary Care I (4)

NU 7110. Primary Care I Practicum (3)

NU 7141. Primary Care II Pediatrics (2)

NU 7142. Primary Care II Women’s Health (2)

NU 7151. Primary Care II Practicum for the FNP (3)

NU 7451. Independent Primary Care Practicum for the FNP (5)

Family Nurse Practitioner Specialty Courses (EFFECTIVE FOR THE CLASS OF 2022)

NU 7105. Primary Care I (3)

NU 7110. Primary Care I Practicum (3)

Choice of one elective:

  • NU 7111. Community and Global Health (1), or
  • NU 7112. Older Adult/Frail Elderly Health (1), or
  • NU 7113. Specialty Care Settings for Nurse Practitioner (1)

NU 7135. Advanced Clinical Practicum (1)

NU 7141. Primary Care II Children’s Health (2)

NU 7145. Primary Care II (2)

NU 7151. Primary Care II Practicum (3)

NU 7160. Primary Care III (2)

NU 7455. Synthesis Practicum (4)

Nurse educator: Specialty courses

NU 7300. Instructional Strategies (3)

NU 7310. Evaluation Strategies (3)

NU 7320. Program Development (3)

NU 7330. Nursing Focused Practicum (2)

NU 7340. Education Focused Practicum (2)

Nurse educator: Specialty courses (EFFECTIVE FOR STUDENTS ENTERING JANUARY 2020)

NU 7304. Theoretical Basis of Teaching and Learning (2)

NU 7314. Organization and Regulatory Dynamics in Nursing Education (1)

NU 7324. Program and Curriculum Development (2)

NU 7334. Teaching from an Evidence-Based Perspective (2)

NU 7344. Learning in Online and Simulated Environments (2)

NU 7354. Evaluation of Outcomes (2)

NU 7364. Nursing Focused Practicum (1)

NU 7374. Education Focused Practicum I (1)

NU 7375. Education Focused Practicum II (1)

RN-M.S.N. entry point option: Pre-M.S.N courses

NU 4102. Leadership and Professional Issues (3)

NU 4212. Community Health Nursing (3)

NU 4232. Community Health Nursing Practice (2)

NU 4412. Leadership in Professional Nursing Practice (2)

NU 5021. Transitions in Nursing I (2)

NU 5022. Transitions in Nursing II (2)