M.S. Nursing, Infection Prevention and Control - Curriculum

program summaryCompletion of the MSN, infection prevention and control specialization, requires 36 credit hours. Students may be eligible to transfer up to 18 credit hours from previous graduate study.
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COURSES CREDIT HOURS*
REQUIRED COURSES (36 credit hours)
Core Courses (18 credit hours)
N501PE MSN Role Development 3
N512 Advanced Pathophysiology 3
N505PE Theoretical Foundations 3
N515PE Research Design 3
N521 Advanced Pharmacology 3
N522PE Advanced Physical Assessment 3
COURSES CREDIT HOURS*
Nursing Infection Prevention and Control Specialization (18 credit hours)
EPI500 Clinical Epidemiology 3
BIO501 Introduction to Identification of the Infectious Disease Process 3
N570PE Infection Prevention and Control 3
N571PE Design of a Surveillance System 3
N572PE Collection and Interpretation of Surveillance Data 3
N555PE MSN Capstone 3

* Credit hours are equivalent to semester hours