2018-2019 Graduate Catalog


Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Post-Graduate Certificate

The certificate requirement for the FNP consists of 25 hours including six didactic courses and four precepted practicum courses.

Requirements

Required Coursework

NAPN 84201Prescribing for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses

1

NAPN 84202Promoting Health and Wellness in Primary Care

2

NAPN 84222Diagnostic Methods and Procedures for the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

2

NAPN 84213Primary Care Adult-Gerontology I

3

NAPN 84282Primary Care Adult-Gerontology I Practicum

2

NAPN 84323Primary Care Adult-Gerontology II

3

NAPN 84382Primary Care Adult-Gerontology II Practicum

2

NAPN 84333Primary Care of the Young Family

3

NAPN 84392Primary Care of the Young Family Practicum

2

NAPN 84385Primary Care of the Family Practicum

5

Additional coursework may be required to meet the BON requirements for advanced practice nurses.

If not completed in a previous graduate degree, the following courses are required:

NURS 50003Advanced Pathophysiology

3

NURS 50013Advanced Health Assessment

3

NURS 50053Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics

3