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First-Time Plan of Study

  • Fall 1 Semester

    NGR 6123 Knowledge Development in Nursing Science (3 credits)

    NGR 5810 Research Methods in Nursing (3 credits)

    NGR 5131 Culture and Advanced Nursing Practice (3 credits)

  • Spring 1 Semester
    NGR 6172 Pharmacological Concepts in APN (3 credits)

    NGR 5141 Pathophysiological Basis of APN (3 credits)

    Cognate Elective (3 credits)
  • Summer 1 Semester
    NGR 6815: Qualitative Methods (3 credits)

    NGR 7873: Accessing, Managing, and Packaging Information (FYI: Research Project Requirement for MSN) (3 credits)
  • Fall 2 Semester

    NGR 6800: Advanced Nursing Research Methods I (3 credits)

    NGR 6917: Grantsmanship I (3 credits)

    NGR 7830: Research in Health Care for Multicultural, Diverse, and Vulnerable Populations (3 credits)

  • Spring 2 Semester

    NGR 6801: Advanced Nursing Research Methods II (3 credits)

    NGR 6918: Grantsmanship II (3 credits)

    NGR 7736: Academic, Health Care and Political Systems: Function, Structure, Leadership, and Survival (3 credits)

  • Summer 2 Semester

    NGR 5035C: Advanced Client Assessment (3 credits)

    Cognate Elective (3 credits)

  • Fall 3 Semester

    NGR 6021C or
    NGR 6601C or
    NGR 6301C or
    NGR 6503

    Advanced Adult-Gero Nursing I or 
    Advanced Family Nursing I or
    Advanced Child Nursing I or
    Advanced Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing I

    (3-4 credits)

    NGR 6201L or
    NGR 6601L or
    NGR 6301L or
    NGR 6503L

    Advanced Adult-Gero Nursing Practicum I or 
    Advanced Family Nursing Practicum I or
    Advanced Child Nursing Practicum I or 
    Advanced Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Practicum I

    (3-4 credits)

  • Spring 3 Semester

    NGR 6202C or
    NGR 6602C or
    NGR 6302C or
    NGR 6504C

    Advanced Adult-Gero Nursing II or 
    Advanced Family Nursing II or
    Advanced Child Nursing II or
    Advanced Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing II

    (3-4 credits)

    NGR 6202L or
    NGR 6602L or
    NGR 6302L or
    NGR 6504L

    Advanced Adult-Gero Nursing Practicum II or
    Advanced Family Nursing Practicum II or
    Advanced Child Nursing Practicum II or
    Advanced Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Practicum II

    (3-4 credits)

  • Summer 3 Semester

    NGR 6700L or
    NGR 6619L or
    NGR 6337L or
    NGR 6505L

    Role Synthesis in Advanced Adult Nursing or
    Role Synthesis in Advanced Family Nursing or
    Role Synthesis in Advanced Child Nursing or
    Role Synthesis in Advanced Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing

    (4 credits)

    NGR 6209 or
    NGR 6748 or
    NGR 6337 or
    NGR 6560

    Clinical Decision Making in Advanced Adult-Gero Nursing or
    Clinical Decision Making in Advanced Family Nursing or
    Clinical Decision Making in Advanced Child Nursing or
    Clinical Decision Marking in Advanced Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing

    (3 credits)

  • Fall 4 Semester

    NGR 7982: Candidacy Examination (3-9 credits)

  • Spring 4 Semester

    NGR 7980: Dissertation I (3-18 credits)

  • Summer 4 Semester

    NGR 7980: Dissertation I (3-18 credits)

  • Fall 5 Semester

    NGR 7980: Dissertation I (3-18 credits)

  • Spring 5 Semester

    NGR 7980: Dissertation (3-18 credits)

Revised: November 2016