Degree Details: Family Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care

Family Nurse Practitioner-Primary Care 
New York State Registered Program Code: 20830
New York State Registered Program Code: 21418 (Dual B.S./M.S.)
New York State Registered Program Code: 20839 (Dual R.N.-BS/MS)
HEGIS Code: 1203.10 {Nursing-R.N. Required for Admission}

Core Courses (19 credits required)

ETH 505 Contemporary Ethical Issues in Health Care: 3 *
NUR 505 Advanced Nursing Theory: 3
NUR 510 Current Issues in Professional Nursing: 3 *
NUR 515 Organizational Theory: 3 *
MAT 550 Statistical Analysis with Computers: 3
NUR 555 Research Method and Design: 4 *

Advanced Practice Core (11 credits required)

NUR 524 Advanced Pathophysiology: 3
NUR 572 Advanced Physical Assessment: 3
NUR 573 Pharmacotherapeutics: 3 *
NUR 583 Role of Nurse Practitioner in Primary Care: 2 *

FNP - Specialty Courses (18 credits required)
NUR 578 FNP: Diagnostic Reasoning (90 Clinical hours): 3
NUR 581 FNP: Diagnoses and Therapeutics I: 3
NUR 582 FNP: Diagnoses and Therapeutics II: 3
NUR 586 FNP: Diagnoses and Therapeutics III: 3
NUR 562 FNP: Practicum I (200 clinical hours): 2
NUR 563 FNP: Practicum II (200 clinical hours): 2
NUR 564 FNP: Practicum III (200 clinical hours): 2
**NUR 597 Practicum IV (Required for advanced placement students as advised)

Total Credits Required: 48

*Classes offered both hybrid and face-to-face
**Note:
NUR 597 Practicum IV serves as an opportunity for students in any track to obtain additional clinical hours - Required for advanced placement NP students in the FNP program.