Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)

Multiple Entry Options

Program Length (full-time study)

Non-BSN 3 semesters PreSpecialty + 3 semesters FNP courses
ASN or diploma RNs 2 semesters RN PreSpecialty + 3 semesters FNP courses
BSN RNs 3 semesters FNP courses
Post-master’s Program length & courses determined by individual portfolio analysis

 

Specialty Curriculum Plan

FALL - SEMESTER I
6011 (N305A) Advanced Health Assessment and Clinical Reasoning 3
6505 (N305B) Advanced Health Assess Apps for the FNP 1
6020 (N307) Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 3
6010 (N308) Pathophysiologic Concepts 3
6030 (N309A) Advanced Pract Nursing in Primary Care of the Adult 3
6031 (N309C) Advanced Pract Nursing in Primary Care of the Adolescent 1
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SPRING - SEMESTER II
6531 (N309B) Advanced Pract Nursing in Primary Care of the Child 2
6532 (N309D) Advanced Pract Nursing in Primary Care of the Elderly 1
6032 (N309E) Advanced Pract Nursing in Primary Care of the Woman 1
6555 (N360A) Practicum in Primary Health Care of the Family 4
6521 (N361A) The Context of Primary Care:
FNP Domains & Core Competencies for Practice
2
6050 (N399A) Scientific Underpinnings For Advanced Nursing Practice 3
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SUMMER - SEMESTER III
6565 (N360B) Practicum in Primary Health Care of the Family 1
6575 (N360C) Clinical Decision Making for the Family Nurse Practitioner 1
6585 (N364) Family Nurse Practitioner Preceptorship 4
6070 (N395) APN Role within the U.S. Healthcare Delivery System 3
6060 (N399B) Conceptualization & Integration of Evidence for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
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  TOTAL HOURS 39