MSN Course Sequence

Core Courses

  • NS601 Informatics for Advanced Nursing Roles (3)
  • NS602 Quality and Safety in Advanced Nursing Roles (3)
  • NS610 Policy, Politics, and Advocacy in Advanced Nursing Roles (3)
  • NS603 Organizational & System Leadership for Advanced Nursing Roles (3)
  • NS604 Evidence-Based Practice: Synthesis and Translation (3)
  • NS625 Advanced Pharmacology (4)
  • NS628 Advanced Health Assessment (3.5)
  • NS629 Advanced Health Assessment Practicum (0.5)

  • NS636 Advanced Pathophysiology (4)

  • NS642 Advanced Roles Seminar I (1)

  • NS645 Advanced Roles Seminar II (1)

TOTAL 29 hours

Family Nurse Practitioner

Fall Semester

  • NS601 Informatics for Advanced Nursing Roles (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS602 Quality and Safety in Advanced Nursing Roles (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS636 Advanced Pathophysiology (CR: 4, LEC: 4)

Spring Semester

  • NS604 Evidence-Based Practice: Synthesis and Translation (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS610 Policy, Politics, and Advocacy in Advanced Nursing Roles (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS625 Advanced Pharmacology (CR: 4, LEC: 4)

Summer Semester

  • NS603 Organizational & System Leadership for Advanced Nursing Roles (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS628 Advanced Health Assessment (CR: 3.5, LEC: 3.5)
  • NS629 Advanced Health Assessment Practicum (CR: 0.5, CLIN 0.5(45))

Fall Semester

  • NS638 Primary Care I* (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS649 Primary Care II Practicum (CR: 4, CLIN: 4(360))
  • NS642 Advanced Roles Seminar I (CR: 1, LEC: 1)

Spring Semester

  • NS645 Advanced Roles Seminar II (CR: 1, LEC: 1, )
  • NS648 Primary Care II (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS659 Primary Care III Clinical Role Practicum (CR: 4, CLIN: 4(360))

TOTAL:  CR: 43, LEC: 34.5, CLIN: 8.5 (765 clock hours)


Please Note: In order to enroll in NS638 Primary Care I, a grade of “B” or higher must be achieved in NS636 Advanced Pathophysiology, NS625 Advanced Pharmacology, NS628 Advanced Health Assessment, and NS629 Advanced Health Assessment Practicum

Please Note: A minimum grade of “B” or better is required to successfully complete NS638 Primary Care I, NS648 Primary Care II, NS649 Primary Care II Practicum, and NS659 Primary Care III Clinical Role Practicum.

Please Note: : If completing the Capstone Requirement, please enroll in GR698 Master’s Final Comprehensive Examination when registering for this Semester’s Courses.



Nurse Educator    

Delivery of the curriculum is based upon sufficient enrollment.  Contact the Director of Graduate Studies (573-986-6413) for current information.

Fall Semester

  • NS601 Informatics for Advanced Nursing Roles (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS602 Quality and Safety in Advanced Nursing Roles (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS636 Advanced Pathophysiology (CR: 4, LEC: 4)

Spring Semester

  • NS604 Evidence-Based Practice: Synthesis and Translation (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS610 Policy, Politics, and Advocacy in Advanced Nursing Roles (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS625 Advanced Pharmacology (CR: 4, LEC: 4)

Summer Semester

  • NS603 Organizational & System Leadership for Advanced Nursing Roles (CR: 3, LEC: 3)
  • NS628 Advanced Health Assessment (CR: 3.5, LEC: 3.5)
  • NS629 Advanced Health Assessment Practicum (CR: 0.5, CLIN 0.5(45))

Fall Semester

  • NS643 Advanced Nursing Roles I: Nurse Educator (CR: 4, LEC: 3, CLIN 1(90))
  • NS642 Advanced Roles Seminar (CR: 1, LEC: 1)

Spring Semester

  • NS644 Advanced Nursing Roles II: Nurse Educator (CR: 3, LEC: 3, CLIN: 1(90))
  • NS645 Advanced Roles Seminar II (CR:1, LEC:1)

Summer Semester

  • NS 635 Nurse Educator Practicum (CR: 3, CLIN: 3(270))

Fall Semester

NS641 Advanced Roles Internship: Nurse Educator (CR: 1, CLIN: 1(90))


TOTAL:  CR: 41, LEC: 34.5, CLIN: 6.5 (585 clock hours)

Contact

573.651.2585
nursing@semo.edu
Crisp Hall 213
Department of Nursing
One University Plaza, MS 8300
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701