Post-MSN Curriculum

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POST-MSN CERTIFICATE Curriculum

Courses are offered weekdays. All courses  are offered in a combined format of limited (≤ 6) on-campus class meetings per Fall and Spring semester and ≤ 4 times per Summer semester with use of online software approved by Georgia Southern University for the remaining content.

Course         ^ Offered by Hybrid Format
Credits
Clinical Hours
Limited On-campus         Sessions Held
Semester Offered
A. Graduate Core                (All MSN degree students must take)
NURS 8136 Family Theory and Issues Management^ 3 Per Schedule Fall
NURS 9131 Biometrics for Advanced Practice Nursing^ 3 Per Schedule Fall
NURS 9134 Health Care Organization, Financing and Policy development^ 3 Per schedule Spring
NURS 9137 Clinical Scholarship I: Theory, Scientific Underpinnings, and Evidence-Based Practice^ 3 Per schedule Fall
NURS 9138 Clinical Scholarship II: Theory, Scientific Underpinnings, and Evidence-Based Practice^ 3 Per Schedule Spring
NURS 9231 Advanced Nursing Practice and DNP Role Transition Advanced Practice Core^ 3 Per Schedule Fall
B. Advanced Practice Core         (All Post-MSN Certificate must take or show equivalency)
NURS 5230G Advanced Health Assessment Across the Lifespan^ 3 Per Schedule Fall
NURS 5210G Advanced Health Assessment Across the Lifespan Clinical^ 1 Per Schedule Fall
NURS 6134 Differential Diagnosis and Pathophysiology^ 3 Per Schedule Summer
NURS 6135 Pharmacotherapeutics  for the APN^ 3 Per Schedule Spring
NURS 6230 Epidemiology and Transcultural Issues for APN 3 Per Schedule Summer
C. Specialty Core (options)
FNP:  Family Nurse Practitioner                    (All Post-MSN FNP Certificate must take).
NURS 7231 Primary Care 1: Women’s Health 3 Per Schedule Spring
NURS 7224 Primary Care Clinical 1: Women 2 Per Schedule Spring
NURS 7233 Primary Care 2: Pediatrics 3 Per Schedule Summer
NURS 7225 Primary Care Clinical 2: Pediatrics 2 Per Schedule Summer
NURS 7235 Primary Care III: Adults 3 Per Schedule Fall
NURS 7234 Primary Care Clinical III: Adults 2 Per Schedule Fall
Total FNP:  Didactic  – HRS    Clinical – HRS

 

Course         ^ Offered by Hybrid Format
Credits
Clinical Hours
Limited On-campus         Sessions Held
Semester Offered
A. Graduate Core                (All MSN degree students must take)
NURS 8231 Theoretical Perspectives of Teaching and Learning in Nursing Education^ 3 Per Schedule Fall
NURS 9131 Biometrics for Advanced Practice Nursing^ 3 Per Schedule Fall
NURS 9134 Health Care Organization, Financing and Policy development^ 3 Per schedule Spring
NURS 9137 Clinical Scholarship I: Theory, Scientific Underpinnings, and Evidence-Based Practice^ 3 Per schedule Fall
NURS 9138 Clinical Scholarship II: Theory, Scientific Underpinnings, and Evidence-Based Practice^ 3 Per Schedule Spring
NURS 9231 Advanced Nursing Practice and DNP Role Transition Advanced Practice Core^ 3 Per Schedule Fall
B. Advanced Practice Core         (All Post-MSN Certificate must take or show equivalency)
NURS 5230G Advanced Health Assessment Across the Lifespan^ 3 Per Schedule Fall
NURS 5210G Advanced Health Assessment Across the Lifespan Clinical^ 1 Per Schedule Fall
NURS 6134 Differential Diagnosis and Pathophysiology^ 3 Per Schedule Summer
NURS 6135 Pharmacotherapeutics  for the APN^ 3 Per Schedule Spring
NURS 6230 Epidemiology and Transcultural Issues for APN 3 Per Schedule Summer
C. Specialty Core (options)
PMHNPC:  Psychiatric Mental Health Family Nurse Practitioner             (All Post-MSN PMHNP Certificate must take).
NURS 7124 PMHNPC 1: Individual MH Care Across the Lifespan Clinical 2 Per Schedule Spring
NURS 7125 PMHNPC 2: Mental Health Care of the Child & Family Clinical 2 Per Schedule Spring
NURS 7126 PMHNPC 3: Care of the Individual and Family wit Substance Use Disorders Clinical 2 Per Schedule Summer
NURS 7131 PMHNP 1: Individual MH Care Across the Lifespan 3 Per Schedule Summer
NURS 7133 PMHNP 2: Mental Health Care of the Child & Family 3 Per Schedule Fall
NURS 7127 PMHNP 3: Care of the Individual and Family with Substance Use Disorders 2 Per Schedule Fall
NURS 7111 PMHNP 4: Community and Vulnerable Populations 1 Per Schedule Fall
Total PMHNP:  Didactic  585 HRS    Clinical 810 HRS

courses offered in on-campus—meet ≤ 6 times per Fall/Spring semester and ≤ 4 times Summer with rest of course delivered by GaVIEW.

Post-MSN Certificate
Family Nurse Practitioner 46
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner 46

 

Last updated: 11/2/2017

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