Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Master of Science in Nursing
Curriculum


The following courses are in addition to the Graduate Nursing Core Curriculum.

CSA FNP INDIRECT CARE  CREDITS
NU 560 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 3
NU 570 Pathophysiology of Human Disease 3
NU 673 Comprehensive Assessment for Clinical Decision Making 3
NU 674 Management of Common Health Problems in Primary Care 3
NU 675 Management of Women and Children in Ambulatory Care 3
NU 676 Management of the Adult and Older Adult in Ambulatory Care 3
NU 681 Community Systems Administration I 3
NU 682 Community Systems Administration II 3
NU 683 Community Systems Administration III 3
NU 691 Healthcare Economics and Financial Management for Nurses 3

Full-Time Curriculum

SUMMER SEMESTER 1 CREDITS
NU 560 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 3
NU 570 Pathophysiology of Human Diseases 3
NU 673 Comprehensive Clinical Assessment for Clinical Decision Making 3
Total 9
FALL SEMESTER 1 CREDITS
NU 603 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice I 3
NU 625 Epidemiology for the Health Professions 3
NU 674 Management of Common Conditions 3
Total 9
SPRING SEMESTER 1 CREDITS
NU 604 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice II 3
NU 605 Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse 3
NU 675 Management of Women and Children in Ambulatory Care 3
Total 9
SUMMER SEMESTER 2 CREDITS
NU 602 Health Policy, Legal, and Ethical Dimensions of Care 3
NU 672 Informatics for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
NU 676 Management of Adults and Older Adults in Ambulatory Care 3
Total 9
FALL SEMESTER 2 CREDITS
NU 681 Community Systems Administration I 3
SPRING SEMESTER 2 CREDITS
NU 682 Community Systems Administration II 3
SUMMER SEMESTER 3 CREDITS
NU 683 Community Systems Administration III 3
NU 691 Healthcare Economics and Financial Management for Nurses 3
Total 6
   
Total Credits 48

Part-Time Curriculum

SUMMER 1 CREDITS
NU 570 Pathophysiology of Human Diseases 3
FALL 1 CREDITS
NU 560 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 3
NU 625 Epidemiology for the Health Professions 3
Total
6
SPRING 1 CREDITS
NU 605 Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse 3
NU 672 Informatics for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
Total 6
SUMMER 2 CREDITS
NU 602 Health Policy, Legal, and Ethical Dimensions of Care 3
NU 673 Comprehensive Assessment for Clinical Decision Making 3
Total
6
FALL 2 CREDITS
NU 603 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice I 3
NU 674 Management of Common Conditions 3
Total 6
SPRING 2 CREDITS
NU 604 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice II 3
NU 675 Management of Women and Children in Ambulatory Care 3
Total 6
SUMMER 3 CREDITS
NU 676 Management of Adults and Older Adults in Ambulatory Care 3
NU 691 Healthcare Economics & Financial Management for Nurses 3
Total 6
FALL 3 CREDITS
NU 681 Community Systems Administration I 3
SPRING 3 CREDITS
NU 682 Community Systems Administration II
3
SUMMER 4 CREDITS
NU 683 Community Systems Administration III 3
   
Total Credits 48