Courses

Core Course Requirements

 

NUR700 NrsngSci and TranslationalResrch

Students will examine philosophical and scientific foundations of nursing and the translation of evidence into practice. Emphasis is placed on nursing science, including theoretical and conceptual foundations of systems change. Students critically evaluate phenomena of concern to nursing and apply this knowledge to their individual practice projects. Lecture: 3 units. (3 units; As offered)

NUR700-A
Gage, Jeffrey Dean
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR700-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online

NUR705 Organizational Systems Ldrship

Students examine the impact of organizational and leadership theories on the process of managing change and the effects of operational processes on practice environments that affect outcomes, quality, safety, and cost-effectiveness of patient care. Biblical leadership principles and role development underpin the course content. Students will employ effective communication and collaborative skills leading interprofessional teams in the analysis of complex practice and organizational issues. Lecture: 3 units. (3 units; As offered)

NUR705-A
Shields, Lorraine Linda
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR705-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online

NUR710 Population Health

Students analyze epidemiological, environmental, socioeconomic, and cultural data using evolving nursing knowledge and a Biblical worldview. Emphasis is placed on the development of partnerships to support and improve equitable, population health outcomes. Lecture: 3 units. (3 units; As offered)

NUR710-A
Bursch, Lisa K.
01/10/2022 - Online

NUR720 Systems Evaluatn and Scholarship

Students evaluate systems of care within organizations. Students learn to critique change initiaitves, practice patterns, systems, and outcomes. Emphasis will be placed on application of relevant evidence, including research, practice guidelines, and /or policies to improve health and transform health care. Lecture: 3 units. (3 units; As offered)

NUR720-A
Gage, Jeffrey Dean
01/10/2022 - Online

NUR725 Health Care Finance

Students analyze concepts of finance and fiscal leadership for financial planning, decision making, and management in healthcare systems. Economic issues that affect healthcare systems and patient care delivery will be examined. Students use research to evaluate the effectiveness of financial management strategies. Lecture: 2 units. (2 units; As offered)

NUR725-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online

NUR730 Transformational Technology

Students use information sciences to manage and improve healthcare. Emphasis will be placed on information systems that assist in monitoring outcomes and quality improvement, patient safety, cost-effectiveness, selection of patient care technology, and consumer health information sources. Legal and ethical issues related to information systems and patient care technology will be explored. Lecture: 2 units. (2 units; As offered)

NUR730-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online

NUR735 Statistics for Health Sciences

Student use descriptive and analytic approaches to examine the distribution of disease in populations, relative risk, and cultural factors. Statistical support of decisions to treat are emphasized including point and interval estimators, risk evaluation, odds ration, and analysis of dichotomous and continuous variables representing health outcomes. Concepts are applied to the critique of nursing and other discipline's research which can be used in translating evidence to practice. Lecture: 2 units. (2 units; As offered)

NUR735-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online

NUR740 Health Policy and Advocacy

The focus of this course is on policy analysis and political activism strategies to influence change for improved health care delivery and outcomes at all levels. Examines concepts of the advanced nursing practice role in advocacy for social justice, equitable access to quality care, health care delivery systems, finance, practice regulations, and advancement of the nursing profession. Lecture: 3 units. (3 units; As offered)

NUR740-A
Bradley, Karen S
01/10/2022 - Online

NUR750 Innovation in Quality and Safety

Students will examine safety science, risk reduction, harm prevention, and ways to align cost with quality. The importance of transparency within organizations will be studied as a way to improve patient outcomes across the healthcare continuum. Innovative approaches to promoting a culture of safety will be analyzed. Lecture: 3 units. (3 units; As offered)

NUR750-A
Meyer, Rebecca L.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR750-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online

 

DNP Project/Practicum Requirements 

 

NUR702 Project Planning I Practicum

Students begin the development of a DNP project proposal related to a significant practice change initiative using evidence to improve practice and/or patient outcomes. A faculty advisor will guide the student with project development. Requires 45-135 practicum hours with a community mentor and faculty advisor. Pass/Fail. Practicum: 1-3 units. (1-3 units; As offered)}ý

NUR702-A
Herrera, Dayna L.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-B
Dunkerley, Marion C.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-C
Hart-Kepler, Virginia L
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-D
Hamilton, Teresa J.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-E
Torres, Nidia J.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-F
Flournoy, Jan K.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-G
Shields, Lorraine Linda
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-H
Perdue, Juliann
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-I
Herrick, Dinah R.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-J
Jetton, Susan Ann
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-K
Robertson, Pennee M.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-L
Gage, Jeffrey Dean
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR702-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR702-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR702-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR702-D
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR702-E
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR702-F
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR702-G
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR702-H
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR702-I
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online

NUR712 Project Planning II Practicum

Students will continue developing a DNP project proposal related to a significant practice change initiative using evidence to improve practice and/or patient outcomes. A faculty advisor will guide the student with project development. Requires 45-135 practicum hours with a community mentor and faculty advisor. Pass/Fail. Practicum: 1-3 units. Prerequisite: NUR 702. (1-3 units; As offered)

NUR712-B
Herrera, Dayna L.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR712-D
Herrick, Dinah R.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR712-E
Dunkerley, Marion C.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR712-F
Jetton, Susan Ann
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR712-H
Hart-Kepler, Virginia L
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR712-I
Hamilton, Teresa J.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR712-K
Flournoy, Jan K.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR712-A
Gage, Jeffrey Dean
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR712-C
Shields, Lorraine Linda
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR712-G
Robertson, Pennee M.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR712-J
Torres, Nidia J.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR712-L
Perdue, Juliann
01/10/2022 - Online

NUR722 Project Planning III Practicum

Students will complete a DNP project proposal related to a significant practice change initiative using evidence to improve practice and/or patient outcomes. Emphasis will be place on protection of human subjects. A faculty advisor will guide the student with the project proposal and approval process. Requires 45-135 practicum hours with a community mentor and faculty advisor. Pass/Fail. Practicum: 1-3 units. Prerequisite: NUR 712. (1-3 units; As offered)

NUR722-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR722-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR722-C
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR722-D
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR722-E
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR722-F
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR722-G
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR722-I
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR722-J
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR722-H
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Online

NUR790 TranslationalResearchResidency I

Students integrate scholarship with practice to improve systems and/or patient outcomes by implementing the proposal. Students will be mentored by an expert in the field and guided by a faculty advisor. Requires 135-180 practicum hours with a community mentor and faculty advisor. Pass/Fail. Prerequisite: NUR 722. (3-6 units; As offered)

NUR790-A
Perdue, Juliann
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR790-B
Bradley, Karen S
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR790-C
Meyer, Rebecca L.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR790-D
Meyer, Rebecca L.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR790-E
Bursch, Lisa K.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR790-F
Bobst, Deborah Kaye
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR790-G
Shields, Lorraine Linda
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR790-H
Bursch, Lisa K.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR790-I
Herrera, Dayna L.
09/07/2021 - Online
NUR790-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR790-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR790-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR790-D
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR790-E
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR790-F
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR790-G
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR790-H
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR790-I
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online
NUR790-J
STAFF, STAFF
09/06/2022 - Online

NUR791 TranslationalResearchResidencyII

Students continue implemention, engage in data collection, and monitor effectiveness of project strategies. Students will be mentored by an expert in the field and guided by a faculty advisor. Requires 135-180 practicum hours with a community mentor and faculty advisor. Pass/Fail. Practicum: 3-6 units. Prerequisite: NUR 790. (3-6 units; As offered)

NUR791-A
Perdue, Juliann
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR791-C
Meyer, Rebecca L.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR791-D
Meyer, Rebecca L.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR791-E
Bursch, Lisa K.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR791-F
Bobst, Deborah Kaye
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR791-G
Shields, Lorraine Linda
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR791-H
Bursch, Lisa K.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR791-I
Herrera, Dayna L.
01/10/2022 - Online
NUR791-B
Bradley, Karen S
01/10/2022 - Online

NUR792 Translational Research Final Prj

Students analyze data, evaluate project outcomes, disseminate findings, and contribute to evolving nursing knowledge. Students will be mentored by an expert in the field and guided by a faculty advisor. Requires 135-180 practicum hours with a community mentor and faculty advisor. Pass/Fail. Practicum: 3-6 units. Prerequisite: NUR 791. (3-6 units; As offered)

NUR792-A
Perdue, Juliann
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR792-B
Bradley, Karen S
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR792-C
Meyer, Rebecca L.
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR792-D
Meyer, Rebecca L.
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR792-E
Bursch, Lisa K.
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR792-F
Bobst, Deborah Kaye
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR792-G
Shields, Lorraine Linda
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR792-H
Bursch, Lisa K.
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR792-I
Herrera, Dayna L.
05/09/2022 - Online
NUR792-J
Jetton, Susan Ann
05/09/2022 - Online

NUR793 Cont Transltnl Rsrch Final Prj

This course is designed for continuation of the practice project. Students analyze data, evaluate project outcomes, disseminate findings, and contribute to evolving nursing knowledge. Students will be mentored by an expert in the field and guided by a faculty advisor. May be repeated for a maximum of six (6) units. Pass/Fail. Prerequisite: NUR 792. (1 unit; As offered)

Optional Concentration

 

Students have the option of completing the following concentration:

 

Optional Concentration in Family Nurse Practitioner (26 units)

NUR569 Family Nurse Practitioner I

Students explore the role of the FNP, theoretical foundations of family theory, with a focus on the complexities of chronic adult health issues related to primary care. Emphasis is placed on developing culturally sensitive health assessment, interpretive diagnostic competencies, and management skills to reduce illness progression. Legal regulations and ethical practice guidelines will form a critical foundation for practice. Concurrent Requisite: NUR569P. (3 units; As offered)

NUR569-A
Hart-Kepler, Virginia L
01/10/2022 T 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM School of Nursing Bldg
NUR569-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 W 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM School of Nursing Bldg

NUR569P Family Nurse Practitnr Prctcm I

The practicum experience focuses on application of theoretical and evidence-based foundations to develop the FNP role in culturally sensitive assessment, diagnostic reasoning, planning, management and education of patients with chronic conditions within the primary care setting. Requires 135 hours of supervised clinical practice with a preceptor. Concurrent Requisite: NUR 569. (3 units; As offered)

NUR569P-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR569P-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR569P-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR

NUR572 Family Nurse Practitioner II

Students further examine the role of the FNP with a focus on family health related to primary care. Emphasis is on culturally sensitive women and gender health care, health promotion, illness prevention, and management skills. Legal regulations and ethical practice standards continue to guide practice. Lecture: 3 units. Prerequisites: NUR 569 and 569P. Concurrent Requisite: NUR 572P. (3 units; As offered)

NUR572-A
Gay, Marcia A.
09/07/2021 W 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM School of Nursing Bldg 211
NUR572-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 T 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM School of Nursing Bldg

NUR572P Family Nurse Prctnr Prctcm II

The practicum experience focuses on application of theoretical and evidence-based foundations to further develop the FNP role specific to women and gender populations in culturally sensitive assessment, diagnosis, planning, management and education of patients within the primary care setting. Requires 135 hours of supervised clinical practice with a preceptor. Practicum: 3 units. Prerequisites: NUR 569 and 569P. Concurrent Requisite: NUR 572. (3 units; As offered)

NUR572P-B
Gay, Marcia A.
09/07/2021 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR572P-A
Chang, Sabrina Yap
09/07/2021 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR572P-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR572P-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR

NUR574 Family Nurse Practitioner III

Students examine the role of the FNP with a focus on pediatric populations. Emphasis is placed on common acute and chronic pediatric illnesses, developmental milestones, behavioral health, using culturally sensitive health promotion, illness prevention, and management with collaborative partnership to develop family centered care in the primary setting. Legal regulations and ethical practice standards specific to the pediatric population guide practice. Lecture: 3 units. Prerequisites: NUR 572 and NUR 572P. Concurrent Requisite: NUR 574 P. (3 units; As offered)

NUR574-A
Chang, Sabrina Yap
09/07/2021 T 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM School of Nursing Bldg 132
NUR574-A
Chang, Sabrina Yap
01/10/2022 W 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM School of Nursing Bldg

NUR574P Family Nurse Prctnr Prctcm III

The practicum experience focuses on application of theoretical and evidence-based foundations to further develop the FNP role specific to pediatric populations in culturally sensitive assessment, diagnosis, planning, management and education of patients and families within the primary care setting. Requires 135 hours of supervised clinical practice with a preceptor. Practicum: 3 units. Prerequisites: NUR 572 and 572P. Concurrent Requisite: NUR 574. (3 units; As offered)s

NUR574P-A
Chang, Sabrina Yap
09/07/2021 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR574P-B
Chang, Sabrina Yap
09/07/2021 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR574P-C
Capistrano, Cielito B.
09/07/2021 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR574P-B
Chang, Sabrina Yap
01/10/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR574P-A
Chang, Sabrina Yap
01/10/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR

NUR576 Family Nurse Practitioner IV

Students apply theoretical foundations to the care of acute illnesses, gaining discernment of emergent conditions from varying pathological states. Focus is on culturally sensitive, evidence-based clinical decision-making and diagnostic interpretation to support independent management. Legal regulations and ethical practice guidelines prepare the student for independent practice. Lecture: 3 units. Prerequisites: NUR 574 and 574P. Concurrent Requisite: NUR 576P. (3 units; As offered)

NUR576-A
Torres, Nidia J.
01/10/2022 T 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM School of Nursing Bldg
NUR576-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 W 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM School of Nursing Bldg

NUR576P Family Nurse Prctnr Prctcm IV

The practicum experience focuses on application of theoretical and evidence-based development of the FNP role toward independent practice. Integration of culturally sensitive assessment, diagnosis, planning, management and education is specific to acute populations and their families within the primary care setting. Emphasis is on prompt identification of pathological, high acuity states based on presentation, providing delivery of acute healthcare management across the life span. Requires 135 hours of supervised clinical practice with a preceptor. Practicum: 3 units. Prerequisites: NUR 574 and 574P. Concurrent Requisite: NUR 576. (3 units; As offered)

NUR576P-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR576P-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR576P-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR576P-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
NUR576P-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 - Other Non-Site Locations OTHR

NUR597 Comprehensive Examination

This course guides the student through the process of synthesizing advanced nursing theoretical, practice, and research knowledge learned throughout the MSN program. Students will integrate the AACN's Essentials of Master's Education in Nursing into a professional portfolio and prepare for national certification. (2 units; As offered)

NUR597-A
Bradley, Karen S
09/07/2021 T 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Instructor OFFC
NUR597-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 T 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM School of Nursing Bldg
NUR597-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 T 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM School of Nursing Bldg
NUR597-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 T 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM School of Nursing Bldg
NUR597-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 W 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM School of Nursing Bldg
NUR597-C
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 W 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM School of Nursing Bldg
NUR597-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 W 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM School of Nursing Bldg

 

  

 

*Curriculum and program design subject to change