RN Options Curriculum: Early Admission to MSN or DNP

For students admitted January 2016 and Beyond

(For students admitted prior to January 2016 review this curriculum)

(subject to change)

Tier 1: BSN Courses
NUR 0067 Nursing Research: Intro to Critical Appraisal & Evidence Based Practice 3 cr.
NUR 0086 Nursing Informatics 2 cr.
NUR 0087 Pharmacology & Therapeutics 3 cr. 
NUR 1085 Ethics in Nursing & Health Care 3 cr. 
NUR 1128 Community Health Nursing 2.5 cr.
NUR 1127C Community Health Nursing Clinical .5 cr.
NUR 1074 Professional Development & Practicum 1 3 cr.
NUR 1079 Professional Development & Practicum 2 3 cr.
NUR 1121 Advanced Clinical Problem Solving 3 cr.                    
NUR 1021C Advanced Clinical Problem Solving Clinical 2 cr.
NUR 1134 Transition into Professional Nursing Practice 2 cr.
NUR 1134C Transition into Professional Nursing Practice Clinical 1 cr.
(28 credits)

Tier 2: Graduate Bridge Courses

NUR 2000 Research for Evidence-Based Practice 1 2 cr.
NUR 2004 Pathophysiology Across the Life Span 4 cr. 
NUR 2044 Graduate Orientation Module 0 cr. 
NUR 2010 Health Promotion & Disease Prevention in Culturally Diverse Populations 3 cr. 
NUR 2011 Applied Statistics for Evidence-Based Practice 3 cr.
NUR 2031 The Diagnostic Physical Exam Across the Life Span 3 cr.
NUR 2680 Introduction to Genetics & Molecular Therapeutics** 3 cr.
NURSP 2061 Organizational & Management Theory** 3 cr.
NURSP 2092 Leadership Development** 3 cr.
      **Alternate courses tailored to selected graduate program curriculum (with advisor guidance)
(24 graduate bridge credits)

BSN Degree Awarded
Tier 3: 
Remaining Courses in Selected MSN or DNP Program