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College of Nursing

Adult Gerontological Nurse Practitioner

The following program of study is for students entering the DNP program with an RN and all APNI students who have successfully completed pre-licensure year one. 

PROGRAM OF STUDY FOR ADULT GERONTOLOGICAL NURSE PRACTITIONER - AGNP*

YEAR ONE YEAR TWO YEAR THREE
Summer Quarter - 11 creditsSummer Quarter - 9 credits Summer Quarter - 8 credits
6004 Pharmacology for Registered Nurses
6024 Advanced Pathophysiology
6130 Foundations of Nursing Knowledge
6074 Introduction to Primary Care
6120 Population Based Health Care
6450 Primary Care I
6360 Geriatric Syndromes
6361 Complex Care Practicum
Fall Quarter - 13 creditsFall Quarter - 15-16 creditsFall Quarter - 10-12 credits
6014 Nursing Theory and Critical Inquiry I
6017 Finance and Healthcare 
6110 Ethical Care and Social Justice
6021 Mental Health for Primary Care and
Community Health
6204 Gynecological/Reproductive Health
6341 Geriatric Assessment Practicum I
6009 Advanced Practice Nursing Roles
6042 Applied Pharmacology
6340 Multiple Disciplinary Issues Aging
6903 DNP Internship II
Winter Quarter - 13 creditsWinter Quarter - 9 creditsWinter Quarter - 10-12 credits
6001 Health Assessment
6010 Healthcare Policy
6075 Differential Diagnoses
6111 Informatics
6018 Program Design and Evaluation
6160 Leadership in Health Systems
6255 Primary Care II
6399 Transition to Professional Practice
6905 DNP Internship III
DNP Elective
Spring Quarter - 13 creditsSpring Quarter - 11 creditsSpring Quarter - 2-4 credits
6015 Critical Inquiry II
6022 Advanced Pharmacology
6020 Epidemiology
6190 Quality Improvement Processes
6351 Primary Care Adults Practicum I
6901 DNP Internship I
6907 DNP Internship IV
DNP Project Presentation

* A typical program of study is subject to change based on faculty and other resource availability. All courses begin with prefix NURS. 

DNP Info Sessions

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

4:00-6:00 p.m., Bannan, Rm 102

SU Graduate Programs Open House

Friday, October 6, 2017

4:00-6:00 p.m., Student Center, First Floor