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DNP-FNP

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Doctor of Nursing Practice - Family Nurse Practitioner Focus, D.N.P - F.N.P.

Program Requirements

Required Graduate Core Courses

FNP 8324 Theories for Advanced Nursing Practice 3 Credits
FNP 8325 Applied Statistics for Advanced Nursing Practice 3 Credits
FNP 8328 Research and Evidence-Informed Practice 3 Credits
FNP 8331 Population Health and Emerging Diseases 3 Credits
FNP 8345 Health Care Informatics 3 Credits
FNP 8348 Health Care Policy 3 Credits

APRN Core Courses

FNP 8323 Advanced Pathophysiology for Advanced Nursing Practice 3 Credits
FNP 8426 Adv Health Assess & Diagnostic Reasoning 4 Credits
FNP 8327 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 3 Credits

Family Nurse Practitioner Role and Population-Focused Courses

FNP 8232 Practice Management for the Advanced Practice Nurse 2 Credits
FNP 8237 Practice Leadership for the Advanced Practice Nurse 2 Credits
FNP 8242 Evidence-Informed Practice I 2 Credits
FNP 8246 Evidence-Informed Practice II 2 Credits
FNP 8321 Family Systems 3 Credits
FNP 8322 Intro to Nurse Coaching Nursing Coaching 3 Credits
FNP 8335 Advanced Roles for DNP-FNP 3 Credits
FNP 8340 Vulnerable Populations 3 Credits
FNP 8341 DNP Transition 3 Credits
FNP 8360 DNP Project 3 Credits
FNP 8443 Primary Care for the Chronically Ill 1 4 Credits
FNP 8447 Primary Care for the Chronically Ill 2 4 Credits
FNP 8530 Family Nurse Practice I 5 Credits
FNP 8634 Family Nurse Practitioner II 6 Credits
FNP 8638 Family Nurse Practitioner III 6 Credits
FNP 8749 Family Nurse Practitioner Residency 7 Credits

Total credit hours for degree (86 hours)

Total clinical practicum hours for degree (1,035 hours)