Pre-Baccalaureate ABSN to DNP


Pre-Baccalaureate **ABSN-DNP with Gero focus

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
***Student takes RN licensure exam***

MSN Courses (22 credits)

NURS6620/6621     Advanced Health Assessment
NURS6615     Advanced Pharmacology
NURS7702     Advanced Pathophysiology
NURS6682/6683- Primary Care I – Lecture and Clinical
NURS7735/7736-Primary Care II – Lecture and Clinical
NURS7759/7760-Primary Care III -Lecture and Clinical
***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