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Master of Science in Nursing

Dylan GarveyPictured | Dylan Garvey, B.S.N. | Indiana University South Bend, 2015 | South Bend, Indiana (hometown)
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Master of Science in Nursing

Curriculum Sequence

The curricular sequence for the M.S.N. Family Nurse Practitioner Program is as follows. The faculty and administration reserve the right to change the curricular sequence as needed to maintain program integrity.

Newly admitted students begin coursework January of each year.

All courses are 3 credit hours, unless otherwise noted.

Semester One
  • NURS-Y 515 Advanced Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan
  • NURS-Y 612 Advanced Pharmacology Across the Lifespan
Semester Two
  • NURS-N 502 Theory I
  • NURS-N 504 Leadership for Advanced Nursing Practice
Semester Three
  • NURS-F 570 Advanced Health Assessment Across the Lifespan
  • NURS-Y 535 Dynamics of Family Health Care
Semester Four
  • NURS-R 500 Nursing Research Methods I
  • NURS-F 580 Primary Care I: Acute Illness Processes
Semester Five
  • NURS-F 581 Primary Care II: Acute and Stable Chronic Illness Processes
  • Graduate Elective
Semester Six
  • NURS-F 582 Primary Care III: Chronic and Complex Illness Processes
  • NURS-R 590 Scholarly Project
Semester Seven
  • NURS-F 578 Primary Health Care Nursing of Families (6 cr.)

Academic Bulletins

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2020-2021 Campus Bulletin
2019-2020 Campus Bulletin
2018-2019 Campus Bulletin
2017-2018 Campus Bulletin
2016-2017 Campus Bulletin
2015-2016 Campus Bulletin
2014-2015 Campus Bulletin

Please be aware that the PDF is formatted from the webpages; some pages may be out of order.