BSN to DNP Nurse-Midwife Curriculum

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

A sample program plan for full time study is provided below.   

Fall Term (Year 1)

  • NUR 2044 Nursing Graduate Orientation Module 0 cr.
  • NUR 2011/2011D* Applied Statistics for Evidence-Based Practice 3 cr.
  • NUR 2004/2004D* Pathophysiology Across the Life Span 4 cr.
  • NUR 3099/3099D* The Science of Health Care Delivery 2 cr.
  • NUR 2010/2010D* Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Culturally Diverse Populations 3 cr.
  • NURNM 3509 Role Seminar 1: Professional Nurse-Midwife 1 cr.

Spring Term (Year 1)

  • NUR 2000/2000D* Research for Evidence-Based Practice 1 2 cr.
  • NUR 2034/2034D* Advanced  Pharmacology Across the Lifespan 3 cr.
  • NURSP 2091/2091D* Finance and Economics for Health Care Leaders 3 cr.
  • NURNP 2546/2546D* Management Adolescent Health and Young Adult Theory 2 cr.
  • NURNM 3508 Nurse Midwife Global and Community Health 1 cr.

Summer Term (Year 1)

Fall Term (Year 2)

Spring Term (Year 2)

Summer Term (Year 2)

Fall Term (Year 3)

Spring Term (Year 3)

Summer Term (Year 3)

Comprehensive Exam

NM-DNP Program: 
Total Didactic Hours - 1170 (78 Credits) [1 credit @ 15 hrs/term] 
Total Clinical Hours  - 1440 (24 Credits) [1 credit @ 60 hrs/credit] 
Total Credits -  102 - 2610 hours             

NURNM Role Practicum – [minimum of 1 credit required]

Nurse-Midwife Curriculum for 2017-2018