Emergency Nurse Practitioner
(Dual Family/Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse)

Multiple Entry Options

Must have two years of clinical experience, preferably in the ED, to apply for the ENP program

Program Length (full-time study)

 

ASN or diploma RNs 2 semesters RN PreSpecialty + 5 semesters FNP/AG-ACNP courses
BSN RNs 5 semesters FNP/AG-ACNP courses
Post-master’s Program length & courses determined by individual portfolio analysis

 

Full-time Emergency Care Focus Curriculum Plan for Specialty Year

FALL - SEMESTER I
6505(N305B) Advanced Health Assessment Applications for Dual ACNP/FNP Specialties 1
6101(N305F) Advanced Health Assessment and Clinical Reasoning 3
6102(N306A) Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology 4
6103(N307C) Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 3
6113(N340A) Pathophysiology and Collaborative Mgmt in Acute Care for the Adult-Gero ACNP I 3
    14

 

SPRING - SEMESTER II
6123(N340B) Pathophysiology and Collaborative Mgmt in Acute Care for the Adult-Gero ACNP II 3
6125(N342B) Adult-Gero ACNP Practicum 2
6521(N361A) The Context of Primary Care: FNP Domains and Core Comp. for Practice 2
6301(N396F) Special Topics: Concepts of Emergency Nursing. 3
6050(N399A) Scientific Underpinnings for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
    13

SUMMER - SEMESTER III
6133(N340C) Pathophysiology and Collaborative Mgmt in Acute Care for the Adult-Gero ACNP III 3

6185(N343B)

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Preceptorship 4
6070(N395) APN Role within the U.S. Healthcare Delivery System 3
6385(N397A) Practicum in Emergency Care 1
6060(N399B) Conceptualization & Integration of Evidence for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
   

14

 


FALL - SEMESTER IV
6020(N307) Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 3

6010(N308)

Pathophysiologic Concepts 3
6030(N309A) Advanced Practice Nursing in Primary Care of the Adult 3
6031(N309C) Advanced Practice Nursing in Primary Care of the Adolescent 1
6535(N363A) Practicum in Primary Health Care of the Adult for Dual Specialty 3
    13

 

SPRING - SEMESTER V
6531(N309B) Advanced Practice Nursing in Primary Care of the Child 2
6532(N309D) Advanced Practice Nursing in Primary Care of the Elderly 1
6032(N309E) Advanced Practice Nursing in Primary Care of Women 1
6525(N362) Practicum in Primary Health Care of the Child and Adolescent 2
6595(N364A) Family Nurse Practitioner Preceptorship for Dual Specialty 3
6395(N397B) Practicum in Emergency Care 1
    10
  TOTAL HOURS 64

 

* 2 credit hours if taken as an elective by other specialties