Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Doctor of Nursing Practice
Curriculum


Two Year Curriculum

FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 709 Current Issues in Health and Social Policy:  Planning, Participating and
Policy Making
3
NU 702 Practice Inquiry: Designs, Methods and Analyses 3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 704 Philosophy, Foundations and Methods for Evidence Based Practice 3
NU 705 Advanced Topics in Health Informatics 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 707 Leadership and Interprofessional Collaboration 3
NU 701 Scientific Underpinnings for Nursing Practice 3
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 706 Quality Measurement and Outcomes Analysis in Health Care
3
NU 710 Practicum I 3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 703 Theoretical Foundations for Organizational Change in Health Care System 3
NU 711 Practicum II 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 708 Clinical Prevention/Population Health for improving the National Health 3
NU 712 Practicum III 3
Program Total 36

Three Year Curriculum

FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 709 Current Issues in Health and Social Policy:  Planning, Participating and
Policy Making
3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 705 Advanced Topics in Health Informatics 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 701 Scientific Underpinnings for Nursing Practice 3
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 702 Practice Inquiry: Designs, Methods and Analyses 3
NU 706 Quality Measurement and Outcomes  Analysis in Health Care 3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 703 Philosophy, Foundations and Methods for Evidence Based Practice
3
NU 704 Theoretical Foundations for Organizational Change in Health Care System
3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 707 Leadership and Interprofessional Collaboration 3
NU 708 Clinical Prevention/Population Health for improving the National Health 3
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 710 Practicum I 3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 711 Practicum II 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 712 Practicum III 3
Program Total 36

Four Year Curriculum

FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 709 Current Issues in Health and Social Policy:  Planning, Participating and
Policy Making
3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 705 Advanced Topics in Health Informatics 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 701 Scientific Underpinnings for Nursing Practice 3
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 702 Practice Inquiry: Designs, Methods and Analyses 3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 704 Philosophy, Foundations and Methods for Evidence Based Practice 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 707 Leadership and Interprofessional Collaboration 3
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 706 Quality Measurement and Outcomes Analysis in Health Care 3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 703 Theoretical Foundations for Organizational Change in Health Care System 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 708 Clinical Prevention/Population Health for Improving the National Health 3
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 710 Practicum I 3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 711 Practicum II 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 712 Practicum III 3
Program Total 36