PMHNP Suggested Plan of Study

PSYCHIATRIC-MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER | BSN-MSN SUGGESTED PLAN OF STUDY

MSN Course List

YearCourseCredits
One
FallNURS 715: Pathophysiology for Advanced Nursing Practice3
NURS 720: Pharmacotherapeutics in Advanced Nursing Practice3
NURS 750: Advanced Health and Physical Assessment for Advanced Practice Nursing – 60 lab hours3
NURS 752: Advanced Diagnostic Reasoning and Management2
SpringNURS 723: Psychiatric Diagnosis and Psychopharmacology Across the Lifespan3
NURS 740: Evidenced Based Practice and Research3
NURS 860: Biopsychosocial Care 1: Psychiatric Mental Health Interventions Across the Lifespan – 120 clinical hours5
SummerNURS 865: Biopsychosocial Care 2: Psychiatric Mental Health Interventions with Children3
Two
FallNURS 746: Health care Policy and Leadership3
NURS 864: Biopsychosocial Care 3: Psychiatric Mental Health Interventions in the Context of Relationships Across the Lifespan – 180 clinical hours6
SpringNURS 868: Biopsychosocial Care 4: Management of complex Psychiatric Mental Health Problems Across the Lifespan – 240 clinical hours6
NURS 790I: Population Health: Interprofessional Management in a Changing Healthcare System3
NURS 992*: Master’s Paper3

Clinical hours must be taken in sequence.

*May be taken beginning with enrollment in NURS 740.