Degree Details: Family Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care - M.S.

Family Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care  - M.S.

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 5050 Advanced Medical Ethics: 3 
NUR 5050 Advanced Nursing Theory: 3
NUR 5100 Current Issues in Professional Nursing: 3 
NUR 5150 Organizational Theory: 3 
MAT 5500 Statistical Analysis with Computers: 3
NUR 5550 Research Method and Design: 4 

Advanced Practice Core (11 credits required)

NUR 5240 Advanced Pathophysiology: 3
NUR 5722 FNP/FPMHNP: Advanced Physical Assessment: 3
NUR 5730 Pharmacotherapeutics: 3 
NUR 5830 Role of Nurse Practitioner: 2 

FNP Program Courses (18 credits required)
NUR 5780 FNP: Diagnostic Reasoning (90 Clinical hours): 3
NUR 5810 FNP: Diagnoses and Therapeutics I: 3
NUR 5820 FNP: Diagnoses and Therapeutics II: 3
NUR 5860 FNP: Diagnoses and Therapeutics III: 3
NUR 5620 FNP: Practicum in Primary Care I (200 clinical hours): 2
NUR 5630 FNP: Practicum in Primary Care II (200 clinical hours): 2
NUR 5640 FNP: Practicum in Primary Care III (200 clinical hours): 2
*NUR 5970 Practicum IV (Required for advanced placement students as advised)

Total Credits Required: 48

*Note: NUR 5970 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.


Family Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care Post Master's Advanced Certificate
New York State Registered Program Code: 20836
HEGIS Code: 1203.12 {Nursing-Supplemental Clinical}

Advanced Practice Core courses (11 credits required)
NUR 5240 Advanced Pathophysiology: 3
NUR 5723 PNP Advanced Physical Assessment: 3 
NUR 5730 Pharmacotherapeutics: 3
NUR 5830 Role of Nurse Practitioner: 2

Total Credits Required:  11

FNP Program Courses (18 credits required): (includes 715 clinical hours)

NUR 5780 FNP: Diagnostic Reasoning (90 clinical hours): 3
NUR 5810 FNP: Diagnoses and Therapeutics I: 3 
NUR 5820 FNP: Diagnoses and Therapeutics II: 3
NUR 5860 FNP: Diagnoses and Therapeutics III: 3
NUR 5620 FNP: Practicum in Primary Care I (200 clinical hours): 2
NUR 5530 FNP: Practicum in Primary Care II (200 clinical hours): 2
NUR 5640 FNP: Practicum in Primary Care III (200 clinical hours): 2

Total Credits Required:  29