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Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner | BSN-MSN Suggested Plan of Study

 MSN Course List
YearCourseCredits
One
FallNURS 715: Pathophysiology for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
NURS 720: Pharmacotherapeutics in Advanced Nursing Practice 3
NURS 750: Advanced Health and Physical Assessment for Advanced Practice Nursing — 60 lab hours 3
NURS 752: Advanced Diagnostic Reasoning and Management 2
SpringNURS 723: Psychiatric Diagnosis and Psychopharmacology Across the Lifespan
3
NURS 740: Evidenced Based Practice and Research 3
NURS 860: Biopsychosocial Care 1: Psychiatric Mental Health Interventions Across the Lifespan — 120 clinical hours
5
SummerNURS 865: Biopsychosocial Care 2: Psychiatric Mental Health Interventions with Children 3
Two
FallNURS 790I: Population Health: Interprofessional Management in a Changing Healthcare System3
NURS 864: Biopsychosocial Care 3: Psychiatric Mental Health Interventions in the Context of Relationships Across the Lifespan — 180 clinical hours6
SpringNURS 746: Health Care Policy and Leadership 3
NURS 868: Biopsychosocial Care 4: Management of Complex Psychiatric Mental Health Problems Across the Lifespan — 240 clinical hours6
NURS 992*: Master's Paper3

Clinical hours must be taken in sequence.
*May be taken beginning with enrollment in NURS 740.