Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP)

Multiple Entry Options

Program Length (full-time study)

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

 

Full-time Specialty Curriculum Plan

FALL - SEMESTER I   
6011 (N305A) Advanced Health Assessment and Clinical Reasoning 3
7305 (N305B) Advanced Health Assessment Applications 1
6020 (N307) Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 3
6034 (N310A) Adult Gerontology Primary Care I 3
7310 (N327A) Women’s Health for Advanced Practice Nursing I 3
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SPRING - SEMESTER II   
6010 (N308) Pathophysiologic Concepts 3
6031 (N309C) Advanced Practice Nursing in Primary Care of the Adolescent 1
7320 (N327B) Women’s Health for Advanced Practice Nursing II 3
7315 (N328) Practicum in Women’s Health 4
6050 (N399A) Scientific Underpinnings for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
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SUMMER - SEMESTER III   
7330 (N326) Women’s Health Issues 1
7395 (N329) Preceptorship in Women’s Health 5
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