Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Master of Science in Nursing
Curriculum


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

WOMEN'S HEALTH – GENDER RELATED NP DIRECT CARE  CREDITS
NU 560 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics   3
NU 570 Pathophysiology of Human Disease 3
NU 590 Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making For Women’s Health Care 
            Nurse Practitioner I
3
NU 591 Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making For Women’s Health Care 
            Nurse Practitioner II
3
NU 592 Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making For Women’s Health Care 
            Nurse Practitioner III
3
NU 673 Comprehensive Assessment for Clinical Decision Making 3

Full-Time Curriculum

SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 560  Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 3
NU 570 Pathophysiology of Human Diseases 3
NU 673 Comprehensive Assessment in Clinical Decision Making 3
Total 9
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 590 Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making For Women’s Health Care 
            Nurse Practitioner I
3
NU 603 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice I 3
NU 625 Epidemiology 3
Total 9
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 591 Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making For Women’s Health Care
            Nurse Practitioner II
3
NU 604 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice II 3
NU 605 Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse 3
Total 9
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 592 Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making For Women’s Health Care
            Nurse Practitioner III
3
NU 602 Health Policy, Legal & Ethical Dimensions of Care 3
NU 672 Informatics for Advanced Practice Nursing 3
Total 9
   
Total Credits 36

Part-Time Curriculum

FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 625 Epidemiology 3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 605 Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 570 Pathophysiology of Human Diseases 3
NU 672 Informatics for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
Total 6
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 560 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 3
NU 603 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice I 3
Total
6
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 604 Research for Advanced Nursing Practice II 3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 602 Health Policy, Legal & Ethical Dimensions of Care 3
NU 673 Comprehensive Assessment for Clinical Decision Making 3
Total 6
FALL SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 590 Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making For Women’s Health Care
            Nurse Practitioner I
3
SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 591 Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making For Women’s Health Care
            Nurse Practitioner I
3
SUMMER SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 592 Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making For Women’s Health Care
            Nurse Practitioner I
3
   
Total Credits 36