Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) - Adult-Gerontology CNS Track

College of Health Sciences
Core Curriculum
NSG 530Nursing Theories & Issues3
NSG 531Healthcare Policy, Leadership & Organization3
NSG 532Pathophysiology for Advanced Practice Nursing3
NSG 533Physical Assessment for APNs4
NSG 534Pharmacology for APN3
NSG 535Population-based Health Promotion3
NSG 536Evidence Based Practice Research4
NSG 537Bioethical Decision Making in Health Care3
Adult-Gerontology CNS Track
NSG 551Wellness & Health Promotion2
NSG 552Management of Adults with Acute & Chronic Illness3
NSG 553Management of Adults with Complex Acute & Chronic Illness3
NSG 554APN Adult Health/Gero Theories of Normal Aging3
NSG 555APN Adult Health/Gero Differential Diagnosis3
NSG 556APN Adult Health/Gero Health Illness Transitions3
Total Credits Required43

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The following is a suggested course sequence for this program; course offerings and availability are not guaranteed. Students should consult their academic advisor with any questions.