MSN Family Nurse Practitioner Curriculum


Nursing Core:

MSN 500 Nursing Theories
MSN 501 Nursing Research I
MSN 503 Health Care Policy and Politics
MSN 525 Health Care Delivery Systems & Economics
MSN 533 Health Promotion

Clinical Core:

MSN 530 Advanced Pathophysiology
MSN 531 Advanced Health Assessment (56 clinical hours required)
MSN 532 Advanced Pharmacology
MSN 569 Advanced Practice Role Seminar

Family Nurse Practitioner Core:

MSN 565 Advanced Practice Nursing in Primary Care of Infant, Child and Adolescent (168 clinical hours required)
MSN 566 Advanced Practice Nursing in Primary Care of Reproductive Health (168 clinical hours required)
MSN 567 Advanced Practice Nursing in Primary Care of Adult (168 clinical hours required)
MSN 568 Advanced Practice Nursing in Primary Care of Aging Adult (168 clinical hours required)


Clinical experiences usually occur in the student's home community.