Care of Populations Track

The post-master's DNP care of populations track is designed for nursing professionals with master's degrees who want to further develop their population health management skills. If you choose to pursue this track, you'll deeply explore topics such as health care systems, organizational dynamics and population-focused inquiry, in addition to your core DNP courses.

To round out the care of populations program, you'll complete five hundred hours of practice and field experience related to your specific interests.

Care of Populations Track (32-34 credits):
Course Title Credits
NUR 500 Biostatistics 1
NUR 514 Epidemiology & Evidence Based Practice 3
NUR 516 Health Policy & Organizational Systems 3
NUR 602 Principles of Ethical Theory in Nursing 1
NUR 610 Clinical Scholarship & Inquiry in Nursing 3
NUR 610 PBL Portfolio Synthesis Seminar I 1
NUR 612 Leadership & Collaboration for Change in Health Care 3
NUR 612 PBL Portfolio Synthesis Seminar II 1
NUR 620 Advanced Principles of Population-Based Health Care 3
NUR 621* Post-Master's Additional Graduate Clinical 2
NUR 622 Special Topics in Advanced Practice Nursing 3
NUR 623 Population Health Fellowship 1
NUR 700 An Interprofessional Approach to Caring for the Underserved with Multiple Chronic Conditions 3
HM 600 Foundations of Health Care Management 3
OL 601 Foundations of Organizational Leadership 3

*Taken as needed to secure sufficient field work observation.

Courses and curriculum requirements are subject to change.