School of Nursing Electives for Matriculated and Nonmatriculated Students

The courses listed below are usually open to both matriculated and nonmatriculated students. Elective course offerings may vary from year to year depending upon student interest and faculty availability. See the following chapter for course descriptions.

Course number Course title
602b Advanced Pharmacology
606a Promoting Health in the Community
608a/b/c Master’s Independent Study
609b Living with Dying

In addition to electives listed above, the following courses are open to degree-seeking students or nonmatriculated students with the permission of the instructor. See the following chapter for course descriptions.

Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Specialty

Course number Course title
612b Principles of Advanced Oncology Practice Seminar
613a/b Advancement Management of Clinical Problems in Oncology Seminar
781a Advanced Diagnostics in Acute Care Seminar
783b Pathophysiology and Management of Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Health Problems Seminar I
785a Pathophysiology and Management of Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Health Problems Seminar II

Family Nurse Practitioner Specialty

Course number Course title
621a/b Advanced Primary Care and Community Health

Doctor of Philosophy Program

Course number Course title
901a Research Methods I: Quantitative Methods for Health Research
908a Science, Scholarship, and Communication of Knowledge I
929b Ethical Conduct of Clinical Research

Graduate Entry Prespecialty in Nursing

Course number Course title
501b Issues in Nursing
503a/b Biomedical Foundations of Health and Disease
509a Introduction to Drug Therapy

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Specialty

Course number Course title
741a Individual and Family Development during Childhood
746b Primary Care of Children I Seminar
750b Primary Care of Children III Seminar
755b Advanced Pediatric Pharmacology

Psychiatric–Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Specialty

Course number Course title
761a Psychopathology across the Lifespan I
762b Psychopathology across the Lifespan II
767a Clinical Psychopharmacology across the Lifespan