Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)

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This area of focus will prepare you to provide primary care across the human lifespan. This specialty includes assessment, diagnosis, management and treatment of common acute and chronic health problems, health promotion, client and family education, and use of evidence-based research for meeting the needs for primary care and prevention. As a Cedarville graduate, you will be qualified to sit for the national certification AANP exam or ANCC exam and find employment as a family nurse practitioner.

Nursing Core (14) Credit Lab
NSG-5000 Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice 3  
NSG-5040 Professional Role Development for Advanced Nursing Practice
3  
NSG-5050 Research for Evidence-Based Nursing Practice 3  
NSG-5060 Spiritual Care in Advanced Nursing Practice 2  
NSG-5070 Policies and Strategies for Health Care Delivery 3  
Total 14  
Advanced Practice Core (9) Credit Lab
NSG-5010 Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology 3  
NSG-5020 Advanced Health/Physical Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning 3 50 hrs. (lab)
NSG-5030 Advanced Pharmacology 3  
Total 9  
Nursing Capstone (4) Credit Lab
NSG-6380 MSN Capstone I 2  
NSG-6390 MSN Capstone II 2  
Total 4  
OR
NSG-6400 Master's Thesis I 2  
NSG-6450 Master's Thesis II 2  
Total 4  

Specialty Curricula

Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Credit Clinical
NSG-6010 Advanced Concepts in the Care of Older Adults 3  
NSG-6015 Advanced Practice in the Care of Older Adults 1 150 hrs.
NSG-6020 Advanced Concepts in the Care of Adults 3  
NSG-6025 Advanced Practice in the Care of Adults 1 150 hrs.
NSG-6030 Advanced Concepts in the Care of Women 3  
NSG-6035 Advanced Practice in the Care of Women 1 150 hrs.
NSG-6040 Advanced Concepts in the Care of Children 3  
NSG-6045 Advanced Practice in the Care of Children 1 150 hrs.
Total 16  

Completion Options