BSN to DNP Program

Yes

Curriculum Plan for the BSN to DNP (Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner)


Fall Semester, Year One

APNC 520 Pathophysiology 3 units
DNPC 611 Methods of Translational Science 3 units
DNPC 625 Epidemiology Foundations of Evidence-Based Practice 3 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit


Spring Semester, Year One

APNC 523 Pharmacology in Health Management 3 units
DNPC 610 Philosophy of Reflective Practice 3 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit
DNPC 648 Health Policy Analysis 3 units
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
DNPC 653 Financial Decision Making for Health Care Settings  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 4 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 4 units


Summer Session, Year Two

NPTC 624 Primary Mental Health III: Psychopharmacology 5 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit


Fall Semester, Year Three

DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit
NPTC 653 Primary Mental Health IVA: Individual Psychotherapy I 7 units


Spring Semester, Year Three

DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 4 units
NPTC 655 Primary Mental Health IVB: Individual Psychotherapy II 5 units
NPTC 657 Primary Mental Health V: Psychotherapy with Group and Family Systems 5 units

Contact Information

Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science
Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-4548
nursing@sandiego.edu