Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Master of Science in Nursing
Curriculum


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

CSA/NI PROGRAM INDIRECT CARE  CREDITS
NU 681 Community Systems Administration I 3
NU 682 Community Systems Administration II 3
NU 683 Community Systems Administration III 3
NU 689 Healthcare Informatics: Ethics, Issues, and Trends 3
NU 690 Nursing/Healthcare Informatics: Project Management 3
NU 691 Healthcare Economics and Financial Management for Nurses 3
Elective 3
NU 693 Nursing Informatics Seminar and Practicum I 3
NU 694 Nursing Informatics Seminar and Practicum II 3
NU 695 Nursing Informatics Seminar and Practicum III 3

Full-Time Curriculum

SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 602 Health Policy, Legal & Ethical Dimensions of Care 3
NU 605 Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse 3
NU 672 Informatics for Advanced Practice Nursing 3
Total 9
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 603 Research for Advanced Practice Nursing I 3
NU 625 Epidemiology 3
NU 681 Community Systems Administration I 3
NU 690 Nursing/Healthcare Informatics: Project Management 3
Total 12
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 604 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice II 3
NU 682 Community Systems Administration II 3
NU 689 Healthcare Informatics: Ethics, Issues, and Trends 3
Total 9
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 683 Community Systems Administration III 3
NU 691 Healthcare Economics and Financial Management for Nurses 3
Elective 3
Total 9
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 693 Nursing Informatics Seminar and Practicum I 3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 694 Nursing Informatics Seminar and Practicum II 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 695 Nursing Informatics Seminar and Practicum III 3
   
Total Credits 48

Part-Time Curriculum

FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 603 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice I
3
NU 625 Epidemiology 3
Total 6
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 604 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice II 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 672 Informatics for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
NU 691 Healthcare Economics & Financial Management for Nurses
3
Total 6
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 603 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice I 3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 605 Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse
3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 602 Health Policy, Legal and Ethical Dimensions of Care 3
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 681 Specialty Clinical Course 1 3
NU 690 Nursing/Healthcare Informatics: Project Management 3
Total 6
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 682 Specialty Clinical Course 2 3
NU 689 Healthcare Informatics: Ethics, Issues and Trends
3
Total 6
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 683 Specialty Clinical Course 3 3
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 693 Nursing Informatics Seminar and Practicum I
3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 694 Nursing Informatics Seminar and Practicum II
3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 695 Nursing Informatics Seminar and Practicum III
3
   
Total Credits
48