Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science

Drop Shadow

BSN to DNP Program

Curriculum Plan for the BSN to DNP (Family/Lifespan Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner)

Fall Semester, Year One

APNC 520 Pathophysiology 3 units
DNPC 610 Philosophy of Reflective Practice 3 units
DNPC 611 Methods of Translational Science 3 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit
DNPC 648 Health Policy Analysis 3 units

Spring Semester, Year One

APNC 523 Pharmacology in Health Management 3 units
DNPC 625 Epidemiology Foundations of Evidence-Based Practice 3 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit
HCIN 540 Introduction to Health Care Information Management 3 units

Summer Session, Year One

DNPC 626 Strategic Planning and Quality Initiatives 3 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit
ENLC 553 Financial Management in Health Systems 3 units

Fall Semester, Year Two

APNC 521 APRN Physical Assessment and Diagnosis 4 units
DNPC 622 Pathogenesis of Complex Disease 3 units
NPTC 627 Primary Mental Health Care I: Biopsychosocial Foundations of Behavior and Psychopathology 3 units
NPTC 624 Psychopharmacology 3 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit

Spring Semester, Year Two

DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit
DNPC 686 Perspectives in Program Planning and Evaluation 3 units
NPTC 651 Primary Mental Health Care II: Psychiatric Assessment and Diagnoses 5 units

Summer Session, Year Two

DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit
NPTC 657 Primary Mental Health III: Psychotherapy with Group and Family Systems 6 units

Fall Semester, Year Three

DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit
NPTC 653 Primary Mental Health IVA: Individual Psychotherapy I 6 units

Spring Semester, Year Three

DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 4 units
NPTC 655 Primary Mental Health IVB: Individual Psychotherapy II 7 units