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NURS 411. Nursing Leadership Capstone Practicum

Credits: 6 View Details
Description: Final clinical immersion of core knowledge, professional standards, and values to aid in transition into the professional nursing role.
Prerequisites: NURS 401, NURS 402 or NURS 420, NURS 403, NURS 404, NURS 405 or NURS 422
Corequisites: NURS 406
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


NURS 413. Cross Cultural Nursing and Global Health

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Knowledge, values and skills for competent care across cultures.
Prerequisites: NURS 401, NURS 402 or NURS 420, NURS 403, NURS 404, NURS 405 or NURS 422
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


NURS 414. Role Transition to BS

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Essentials of baccalaureate nurse practice. Majors only. Online only.
Corequisites: NURS 415, NURS 417
Semester Offered: Fall


NURS 415. Cross-Cultural Nursing and Global Health

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Knowledge, values and skills for competent nursing care across cultures. Majors only. Online only.
Corequisites: NURS 414, NURS 417
Semester Offered: Fall


NURS 417. Scholarship for Evidence Based Practice

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Relationships among theory, practice, and research. Principles and models of evidence-based practice. Research the role of the nurse in decision making and clinical practice. Majors only. Online only.
Corequisites: NURS 414, NURS 415
Semester Offered: Fall


NURS 418. Health Care of Populations

Credits: 6 View Details
Description: Synthesis of nursing and public health theory to promote and protect the health of populations through systematic assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation. Majors only. Online only.
Prerequisites: NURS 414, NURS 415, NURS 417
Corequisites: NURS 428
Semester Offered: Spring


NURS 427. Nursing Ethics and Genetics

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Ethical nursing practice including decision making, self-awareness of professional values, legal issues of patient care, genetics and genomics. Majors only. Online only.
Prerequisites: NURS 418, NURS 428
Corequisites: NURS 429, NURS 431
Semester Offered: Summer


NURS 428. Pharmacology and Pathophysiology Review

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Principles of pharmacology and pathophysiology. Majors only. Online only.
Prerequisites: NURS 414, NURS 415, NURS 417
Corequisites: NURS 418
Semester Offered: Spring


NURS 429. Nursing Management and Leadership

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Transition from the role of staff nurse to a leader in health care. Application of management and leadership theories and principles in professional nursing practice. Majors only. Online only.
Prerequisites: NURS 418, NURS 428
Corequisites: NURS 427, NURS 431
Semester Offered: Summer


NURS 431. Capstone for RN-BS Completion

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Synthesis of knowledge, professional standards, and values with core competencies. Majors only. Clinical and online component.
Prerequisites: NURS 418, NURS 428
Corequisites: NURS 427, NURS 429
Semester Offered: Summer


NURS 444. Internship

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Observe and participate in nurse leader/manager activities on personnel providing health care to clients.
Prerequisites: NURS 301
Semester Offered: Summer


NURS 450. Readings in Nursing (Topical)

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Research in nursing is examined and analyzed with the assistance of a faculty member.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


NURS 451. Research

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Laboratory or clinical field research in nursing.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


NURS 490. Selected Topics in Nursing

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Current issues in nursing. May be repeated to a max. of 6 credits.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


NURS 544. Internship

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Observe and participate in nurse leader/manager activities on personnel providing health care to clients.
Prerequisites: NURS 301
Semester Offered: Summer


NURS 550. Readings in Nursing (Topical)

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Research in nursing is examined and analyzed with the assistance of a faculty member.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


NURS 551. Research

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Laboratory or clinical field research in nursing.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


NURS 590. Selected Topics in Nursing

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Current issues in nursing. May be repeated to a max. of 6 credits.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


NURS 601. Theoretical Perspectives

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Nursing theories, contemporary nursing issues, advanced nursing roles, holistic nursing concepts, health promotion, and leadership styles.
Semester Offered: Fall


NURS 602. Social Issues in Health Promotion

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Advanced nursing concepts centered on health promotion and disease prevention. Population and community assessment, epidemiology. Impact of community resources and ethics on health policy, multi-disciplinary approaches in culturally appropriate program implementation and evaluation strategies to promote the health of populations and communities.
Prerequisites: NURS 601
Corequisites: NURS 601
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


NURS 603. Research and Evidence-based Practice

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Locate, critique, and interpret research evidence for scientific merit and feasibility. Identify practice areas where evidence-based change is needed. Using scientific models for change, utilize, adopt, and incorporate change through continuous quality improvement processes that supports scholarly investigation.
Prerequisites: NURS 601, NURS 602
Corequisites: NURS 601, NURS 602
Semester Offered: Fall


NURS 604. Healthcare, Policy, Economics and Ethics

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Policy, organization, and financing healthcare. Legislative, legal and economic issues related to healthcare and health policy. Effects of national and state economies and government on healthcare. Current and projected healthcare issues. Leadership and professional strategies with emphasis on collaboration to influence change. Ethical accountability in healthcare.
Prerequisites: NURS 601
Semester Offered: Spring


NURS 610. Foundations in Nursing Administration

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Principles of nursing management and administration. Basic financial management, clinical decision making for various models of health care delivery for improved health care outcomes.
Prerequisites: NURS 603
Semester Offered: Spring


NURS 611. Advanced Nursing Administration

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Advanced concepts of nursing management and administration. Institutional business planning, strategic planning, marketing and creation of financial budgets.
Prerequisites: NURS 603, NURS 610
Semester Offered: Fall


NURS 614. Nurse Educator Skills and Strategies

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Educational skills and strategies for instruction in various nursing learning environments.
Prerequisites: NURS 603
Semester Offered: Spring






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