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Graduate Nursing Core: 14 credit hours
Advanced Practice Nursing Core: 15 credit hours
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Specialty Curriculum:18 credit hours
Master's Capstone OR Thesis Option:
(see the Master's Research and Thesis manual)
1, 3 or 6 credit hours
Total: 46 or 51 credit hours

Some of the graduate program didactic courses are only available in an online format whereas others may also be available in the classroom. The following list of courses includes information regarding the delivery format. Contact the Graduate Program Advisor for more specific information regarding the sequencing of courses and any eligibility requirements.

Course Title Meeting Dates Delivery Format
NUR 50000Theoretical Constructs in Nursing 8/25, 9/8, 10/20, 11/12 Hybrid
NUR 50200 Pharmacotherapeutics in Primary Care   Online (Asynchronous)
NUR 50300 Advanced Health Assessment - 45 Clinical Hours Meets each week Classroom
NUR 50500Sociocultural Influences on Health Meets once per week Hybrid
NUR 50700 Physiologic Concepts for Advanced Practice Nursing   Online
NUR 51000Research and Evidence-Based Nursing Practice 8/25, 8/8, 10/20, 11/17 Hybrid
NUR51100 Health Promotion for Advanced Practice in Nursing   Online (Asynchronous)
NUR 51400 Clinical Application of Pharmacotherapeutics for PNP’s   Online (Asynchronous)
NUR 51500 Health Promotion in Pediatric Populations   Online (Asynchronous)
NUR 52500 Informatics in Nursing   Online
NUR 52800 Acute Illness: Pediatric Health Practice 12/2, 1-4pm Online Synchronous
NUR 52900

Acute Illness: Pediatric Health  Preceptorship -
210 Clinical Hours

10/8, 11/5, evenings Online Synchronous
NUR 55200 Chronic Illness and Commonly Recurring Conditions: Pediatric Health Practice 4/21, 1-4pm Hybrid
NUR 55300

Chronic Illness and Commonly Recurring Conditions: Pediatric Health Peceptorship -
210 Clinical Hours

2/11, 3/25, 4/28, 5/6, evenings Hybrid
NUR 63200Health Policy: Local to Global   Online
NUR 67500Role Transition and Synthesis   Online (Asynchronous)
NUR 59800 Master's Capstone   On your own with the help of your committee chair and committee members
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