BSN to PhD Program

Curriculum Plan (Executive Nurse Leader)

 

Fall Semester, Year One # Units
MSNC 511 Evidence Based Practice: Role of Theory and Research 3 units
ENLC 556 Management of Health Care System Quality Outcomes and Patient Safety  3 units
HCIN 540 Introduction to Health Care Information Management 3 units

 

Spring Semester, Year One # Units
ENLC 555 Resource Management in Health Systems 3 units
ENLC 557 Strategic Planning and Management of Health Systems 3 units

 

Summer Session, Year One # Units
ENLC 553 Financial Management in Health Care Systems 3 units

 

Fall Semester, Year Two # Units
PHDN 601 Philosophy of Science in Nursing 3 units
PHDN 602 Theory Development in Nursing 3 units
PHDN 650 Nursing Research Seminar 1 unit

 

Spring Semester, Year Two # Units
PHDN 649 Research Seminar in Health Policy 3 units
PHDN 607 Applied Statistics and Quantitative Research Methods 3 units
PHDN 651 Nursing Research Seminar 1 unit

 

Summer Session, Year Two # Units
PHDN 690 Seminar in Executive Nurse Leadership Research 3 units
PHDN 693 Research Residency 3 units


Completion of Requirements for Master in Science in Nursing Degree

 

Fall Semester, Year Three # Units
PHDN 608 Applications of Multivariate Statistics 3 units
PHDN 670 Quantitative Designs in Research 3 units
PHDN 652 Nursing Research Seminar 1 unit

 

Spring Semester, Year Three # Units
PHDN 673 Introduction to Qualitative Research: Background, Processes and Approaches 3 units
PHDN 677 Advanced Quantitative Designs in Research 3 units
PHDN 653 Nursing Research Seminar 2 units

 

Summer Session, Year Three # Units
Emphasis course 3 units

 

Fall Semester, Year Four # Units
Emphasis Course 3 units
PHDN 654 Nursing Research Seminar 1 unit
PHDN 672 Psychometric Theory and Measurement 
3 units
OR
PHDN 676 The Practice of Qualitative Research 3 units

 

Spring Semester, Year Four # Units
PHDN 655 Nursing Research Seminar 1 unit
PHDN 695 Dissertation 5 units