Family Nurse Practitioner (on-ground)

The program is available full-time and part-time

Full-time
Summer (Optional Semester)

Credit Hours/Clock Hours

* NRSE-5016 Pathophysiology for Nursing Diagnoses and Interventions (optional) 3
Fall - Semester I
** NRSE-5009 Health Assessment Throughout the Lifespan 3
** NRSE-5010 Health Assessment Throughout the Lifespan: Practicum 3/60
** NRSE-5000 Conceptual Systems for Advanced Nursing Practice 2
NRSE-5002 Policy & Ethics in Advanced Nursing Practice 3
* NRSE-5018 Advanced Clinical Pharmacology OR 3
* NRSE-5016 Pathophysiology for Nursing Diagnoses & Intervention (3)
14
Spring - Semester II
NRSE-5023 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Children and Adolescents 2
NRSE-5024 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Children and Adolescents Practicum  3/90
NRSE-5011 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Young and Middle Adults 3
NRSE-5012 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Young and Middle Adults Practicum 3/90
NRSE-5001 Nursing Research and Design 3
* NRSE-5018 Advanced Clinical Pharamacology (3)
13-(16)
Summer - Semester III
NRSE-5013 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Older Adults 2
NRSE-5014 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Older Adults Practicum 3/90
NRSE-5402 Behavioral Health Concepts in Adults 3
8
Fall - Semester IV
NRSE-5021 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Women's Health 2
NRSE-5022 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Women's Health Practicum 3/90
NRSE-5004 Seminar in Professional Roles 1
NRSE-5950 Internship in Advanced Nursing Practice 4/180
10
Total Credit Hours in Curriculum 48
Total Clock Hours in Practica 600

Part-time
Fall - Semester I

Credit Hours/Clock Hours

* NRSE-5016 Pathophysiology for Nursing Diagnoses and Interventions 3
NRSE-5002 Policy & Ethics in Advanced Nursing Practice 3
6
Spring - Semester II
* NRSE-5018 Advanced Clinical Pharmacology 3
NRSE-5001 Nursing Research and Design 3
6
Summer - Semester III
NRSE-5402 Behavioral Health Concepts for Adults 3
Fall - Semester IV
** NRSE-5009/5010 Health Assessment Throughout the Lifespan Theory & Practicum 6/60
** NRSE-5000 Conceptual Systems for Advanced Nursing Practice 2
8
Spring - Semester V
NRSE-5011/5012 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Young & Middle Adults - Theory & Practicum 5/90
Summer - Semester VI
NRSE-5013/14 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Older Adults - Theory & Practicum 5/90
Fall- Semester VII
NRSE-5021/5022 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Women's Health - Theory & Practicum 5/90
NRSE-5004 Seminar in Professional Roles 1
6
Spring - Semester VIII
NRSE-5023/5024 Lifespan Assessment and Clinical Management: Children and Adolescents - Theory & Practicum 5/90
Fall - Semester IX
NRSE-5950 Internship in Advanced Nursing Practice 4/180
Total Credit Hours in Curriculum 48
Total Clock Hours in Practica 600
*NRSE-5016 and NRSE-5018 are pre- or corequisite to all clinical practica except for  Health Assessment.
** Pre-requisite to clinical courses.
Note: The ratio of credit hours to clock hours per week is 1:1 for didactic courses; 1:2 for all practica, and 1:3 for the Internship course. 
An FNP/GNP dual specialty is available on completion of eleven (11) additional credits of specified coursework (NRSE 5021, 5022, 5031, 5032, and 5038).

Questions?  Contact and in the Office of  Student Services.