Pre-Baccalaureate ABSN-DNP with Gerontology focus [Student takes RN licensure exam]

Degree Plan

109 credits & 1565 clinical hours

Required courses (51 credits):

  • NURS2003     Fundamentals of Nursing I
    NURS2004     Fundamentals of Nursing II
  • NURS2005     Professional Communication Skills: Individual, Family & Groups & lab
  • NURS2007     Pharmacotherapeutics
  • NURS3310     Psychiatric Nursing
  • NURS3320     Women’s Health Nursing
  • NURS3300     Medical – Surgical Nursing I
  • NURS3340     Nursing Care of the Child and Family
  • NURS4410     Community Health Nursing
  • NURS4420     Health Care Management
  • NURS4430     Nursing Research
    NURS4440     Medical Surgical Nursing II

MSN Courses (22 credits) [Student takes APN exam]

DNP Courses (36 credits)

  • NURS8000     Research I: Research Methodology
  • NURS8001     Applied Statistics
  • NURS8002     Health Care Delivery Systems  and Public Policy
  • NURS8003     Health Disparities:  Social, Ethical, Legal Issues
  • NURS8004     Research II: Evidence-Based Research
  • NURS8007     Scientific basis for DNP Practice
  • NURS8008     Information Systems for Health Care
  • NURS8009     Global Health:  Epidemiology and Genomics
  • NURS8010     Health Quality Assessment & Outcomes
  • NURS8011     Leadership/Organizational Analysis
  • NURS8012     DNP Role Development & Entrepreneurship
  • NURS8013     Residency
  • NURS8015     Capstone Project Advisement


Course Descriptions