Master of Science in Nursing – Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Curriculum

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For a full list of course descriptions please see section 6 of the university graduate catalog.

 

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Core Courses

15

NSC 840

Theoretical Foundation for EBP

3

NSC 842

Advanced Nursing Practice Issues

3

NSC 890

Synthesizing Evidence for ANP

3

NSC 892

Evidence-based Project for ANP

3

MPH 855

Principles of Epidemiology

3

Supporting Course Requirements

9

NSC 830

Advanced Pharmacology

3

NSC 832

Advanced Health Assessment

3

NSC 834

Advanced Pathophysiology

3

Practicum Courses

15

NSC 880

Rural PMHNP I

2

NSC 881

Applied Psychopharmacology

2

NSC 882

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) II

2

NSC 884

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) III

3

NSC 886

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) Internship

6

Clinical Courses

7

NSC 800

Advanced Practice

7

Total Hours

46

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