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College of Nursing

Family 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 FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER - FNP*

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
6470 Primary Care III
6488 Primary Care Practicum III
Fall Quarter - 13 creditsFall Quarter - 15-16 creditsFall Quarter - 7-9 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
6486 Primary Care Practicum I
6009 Advanced Practice Nursing Roles
6042 Applied Pharmacology
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
6460 Primary Care II
6489 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
6020 Epidemiology
6022 Advanced Pharmacology
6190 Quality Improvement Processes
6487 Primary Care Practicum II
6901 DNP Internship I
6907 DNP Internship IV
DNP Project Presentation

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

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Saturday, January 27, 2018

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