Post-Baccalaureate FNP/DNP Curriculum

*First Year - Hybrid Curriculum

Summer Semester 
Research Methods3.0
Professional Role Development for APN1.0

Theoretical Foundations for APN

Family Centered Advanced Practice Nursing

3.0

2.0

Fall Semester 
Advanced Pathophysiology3.0
Advanced Informatics3.0
  
Spring Semester 
Advanced Pharmacology3.0
Epidemiology and Population Health3.0
Biostatistics3.0

Second Year

Summer Semester 
Evidence Based Research Methods3.0
Health Care Economics and Financial Analysis3.0
Fall Semester 
Outcomes Management & Evaluation3.0
Advanced Physical Assessment/APA Lab3.0
  
Spring Semester 
Health Protection, Promotion, & Screening3.0
Clinical Practicum 
2.0
  

Third Year

Summer Semester 
Care of Acute & Episodic Conditions/Lab4.0
Clinical Practicum6.0
  
Fall Semester 

Professional Advocacy

Internship

1.0

6.0

Care of Chronic & Complex Conditions

DNP Project Emphasis Seminar 

3.0

1.0

Spring Semester 
Organizational & Systems Leadership3.0
Advanced Health Policy and Advocacy3.0

Fourth Year

Summer Semester 
Educational Innovations3.0
DNP Project Development2.0
Fall Semester 
DNP Project Presentation1.0
DNP Project Residency5.0
*This reflects the curriculum for the Oakland cohorts. Sacramento cohorts have a slight variation in sequence. Sacramento course sequence. 

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