Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) Curriculum

Full-time or part-time study is available on-site or online.

*Courses with a “D” are delivered synchronously via distance technology. Such courses are open only to qualified on-site students as per Policy 438

Fall Term (Year 1)

Spring Term (Year 1)

  • NUR 2000/2000D* Research for Evidence-Based Practice 1 2 cr.
  • NUR 2034/2034D* Advanced Pharmacology 3 cr.
  • NURSP 2098 Healthcare Quality 2 cr.
  • NUR 2010/2010D* Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Culturally Diverse Populations 3 cr.
  • NUR 2008 Ethics for Advanced Practice Nursing 0 cr.

Summer Term (Year 1)

  • NURSP 2091/2091D Finance and Economic for Healthcare Leaders 3 cr
  • NUR 2031 The Diagnostic Physical Exam Across the Life Span 3 cr.
  • NURSP 2092/2092D* Leadership Development 3 cr.
  • NURSP 2093 Education and Mentoring in the Clinical Setting 3 cr.**

Fall Semester (Year 2)

  • NURSP 2075/2075D* Introduction to Health Informatics 3 cr.
  • NURSP 2095 Contemporary Issues in Nursing and the CNL Role Seminar 2 cr.**
  • NURSP 2096 CNL Clinical Practicum 1 2 cr.**
  • NURSP 2097 CNL Clinical Practicum 2 3 cr.**
  • Comprehensive Exam

** Clinical Practicum