BSN to DNP Program

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

 

Fall Semester, Year One # Units
APNC 520 Advanced 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 # Units
APNC 523 Pharmacology in Health Management 3 units
DNPC 626 Strategic Planning and Quality Initiatives  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 # Units
DNPC 610 Philosophy of Reflective Practice 3 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit
DNPC 653 Financial Decision Making for Health Care Settings  3 units

 

Fall Semester, Year Two # Units
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 # Units
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 # Units
NPTC 624 Primary Mental Health Care III: Psychopharmacology 5 units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit

 

Fall Semester, Year Three # Units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 1 unit
NPTC 653 Primary Mental Health Care IVA: Individual Psychotherapy I 7 units

 

Spring Semester, Year Three # Units
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice 4 units
NPTC 655 Primary Mental Health Care IVB: Individual Psychotherapy II 5 units
NPTC 657 Primary Mental Health Care V: Psychotherapy with Group and Family Systems 5 units