MSN - PhD Plan of Study

Academic Year 1

Summer B
Total
Credits
Class
Credits
Clinical
Credits
Clinical Hours
Online writing immersion course
0
0
0
0
Total for Semester
0
0
0
0
Fall I
Total
Credits
Class
Credits
Clinical
Credits
Clinical Hours
NUR 602 Doctoral Level Orientation 0 0 0 0
NUR 662 Epistemology
4
4
0
0
NUR 665 Quantitative Methods
3
3
0
0
NUR 670 Qualitative Methods
3
3
0
0
NUR 680 Research Ethics
0
0
0
0
NUR 703 Becoming a Successful Nurse Scientist 1 0 0 0 0
Total for Semester
10
10
0
0
Spring I
Total
Credits
Class
Credits
Clinical
Credits
Clinical Hours
NUR 674 Applied Statistics: GLM, GZLM, GEE
5
5
0
0
NUR 671 Scientific Writing
2
2
0
0
NUR 704 Becoming a Successful Nurse Scientist 2 0 0 0 0
Elective
3
3
0
0
Online self-guided statistics and database introduction 0 0 0 0
Total for Semester
10
10
0
0


Academic Year 2

Summer C
Total
Credits
Class
Credits
Clinical
Credits
Clinical Hours
NUR 618 Research Immersion
1
1
0
0
Total for Semester
1
1
0
0
Fall II
Total
Credits
Class
Credits
Clinical
Credits
Clincal Hours
NUR 681 Measurement of Nursing Phenomena
3
3
0
0
NUR 679 Applied Statistics: SEM and HLM
3
3
0
0
NUR 696 Crafting the Dissertation Proposal Part 1
2
2
0
0
NUR 705 Becoming a Successful Nurse Scientist 3 0 0 0 0
Elective
3
3
0
0
Total for Semester
11
11
0
0
Spring II
Total
Credits
Class
Credits
Clinical
Credits
Clinical Hours
NUR 796 Crafting the Dissertation Proposal Part 2
2
2
0
0
NUR 624 Introduction to Pedagogy
2
2
0
0
NUR 706 Becoming a Successful Nurse Scientist 4 0 0 0 0
Total for Semester
4
4
0
0


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Academic Year 3

Summer III
Total
Credits
Class
Credits
Clinical
Credits
Dissertation Credits
NUR 830 Doctoral Dissertation
4
0
0
4
Total for Semester
4
0
0
4
Fall III
Total
Credits
Class
Credits
Clinical
Credits
Dissertation Credits
NUR 830 Doctoral Dissertation
4
0
0
4
Total for Semester
4
0
0
4
Spring III
Total
Credits
Class
Credits
Clinical
Credits
Dissertation Credits
NUR 830 Doctoral Dissertation
4
0
0
4
Total for Semester
4
0
0
4
TOTAL FOR PROGRAM
48
37
0
12