Sample of Masters of Science in Nursing Degree
Adult Gerontology

(Three year, six semester schedule for full-time student)
 

 

 First Year Fall
500 Theoretical Foundations 3
504 Health Promotion 3
516 Advances in Nursing Leadership 3
     
First Year Spring
508 Nursing Research 3
512 Roles and Issues in Advanced Practice Nursing 3
529 Pharmacotherapeutics Across the Life Span 3
     
Second Year Fall
538 Advanced Practice Seminar Topics 3
517 Advanced Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning Across the Lifespan (64 Practicum Hours)
3 (2/1)
519 Advanced Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan
3
     
Second Year Spring
544 Development and Evaluation of Programs in Health Care 3
552 Finance and Healthcare Management 3
610 Clinician Practicum 3.5 (0/3.5)
     
Third Year Fall
610 Clinician Practicum 3.5 (0/3.5)
620 Research Experience 3
     
Third Year Spring
620 Research Experience 3
Practicum hours are calculated as 1 credit hour = 4 clock hours
Total Requirements 46 semester hours
 
Note: 600 Educator Practicum and 620 Research Experience are 6 semester hours each. The student may enroll for 3 semester hours and take these over two semesters.

 

Sample of Masters of Science in Nursing Degree – Clinical Nurse Leader – Medical-Surgical

(Three year, six semester schedule)

 

First Year Fall
500 Theoretical Foundations 3
504 Health Promotion 3
516 Advances in Nursing Leadership 3
     
First Year Spring
508 Nursing Research 3
529 Pharmacotherapeutics Across the Life Span 3
     
Second Year Fall
548 Nursing Informatics 3
517 Advanced Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning Across the Lifespan (64 Practicum Hours)
3 (2/1)
525 Advanced Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan
3
     
Second Year Spring
544 Development and Evaluation of Programs in Health Care 3
552 Finance and Healthcare Management 3
     
Third Year Fall
612 CNL Immersion Experience 3
     
Third Year Spring
612 CNL Immersion Experience 3
     
Practicum hours are calculated as 1 credit hour = 4 clock hours
Total Requirements 36 semester hours
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