Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science

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DNP Students: Curriculum: Program for RNs

BSN to DNP – Dual Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner/Family Nurse Practitioner

Program Plan: 81 units

I. Graduate Core (9 units)
DNPC 611 Methods of Translational Science (3)
DNPC 648 Health Policy Analysis (3)
HCIN 540 Introduction to Health Care Information Management (3)

II. APN Core (10 units)
APNC 520 Pathophysiology (3)
APNC 521 APRN Physical Assessment and Diagnosis (4)
APNC 523 Pharmacology in Health Management (3)*

III. NP Emphasis (36 units)
NPTC 602 Primary Care I (4)
NPTC 604 Primary Care IIA (6)
NPTC 605 Primary Care IIB (6)
NPTC 608 Primary Care IIIA (7)
NPTC 609 Primary Care IIIB (7)
NPTC 535 Primary Adult-Gerontology Health Care: Management of Older Adults with Long-Term Health Problems (6)

IV. DNP Core (26 units)
DNPC 610 Philosophy of Reflective Practice (3)
DNPC 622 Pathogenesis of Complex Disease (3)
DNPC 625 Epidemiology Foundations of Evidence-Based Practice (3)
DNPC 626 Strategic Planning and Quality Initiatives (3)
DNPC 630 DNP Scholarly Practice (8)
DNPC 686 Perspectives in Program Planning and Evaluation (3)
ENLC 553 Financial Management in Health Systems (3)

*APNC 523 meets the requirements of the CA BRN for obtaining a furnishing number as a NP in California.