Course Schedules

Nursing@Simmons students can complete the program on a part-time or full-time basis. Select from the schedules below to view the courses by term:

MSN

MSN Full-Time Schedule

Term 1 | 9 credits

NURP 404 Advanced Pathophysiology (4 credits)
NURP 410 Research Methods (3 credits)
NURP 570 Health Promotion: A Global Perspective (2 credits)

Term 2 | 8 credits

NURP 422 Advanced Pharmacology Across the Life Span I (3 credits)
NURP 500 Advanced Health Assessment Across the Life Span (2 credits)
NURP 500A FNP I: Clinical Decision Making (1 credit)
NURP 507 Scholarly Inquiry I (2 credits)

Term 3 | 11 credits

NURP 501 FNP II: Primary Care Nursing of the Childbearing and Childrearing Family (4 credits)
NURP 501A FNP II: Clinical Decision Making (2 credits)
NURP 504 Family Theory: Health and Illness (3 credits)
NURP 508 Scholarly Inquiry II (2 credits)

Term 4 | 11 credits

NURP 423 Advanced Pharmacology Across the Life Span II (2 credits)
NURP 502 FNP III: Primary Care Nursing (4 credits)
NURP 502A FNP III: Clinical Decision Making (2 credits)
NURP 450 Health Care System: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (3 credits)

Term 5 | 9 credits

NURP 503 FNP IV: Primary Care Nursing (4 credits)
NURP 503A FNP IV: Clinical Decision Making (2 credits)
NURP 589 Informatics (3 credits)

MSN Part-Time Schedule

Term 1 | 7 credits

NURP 404 Advanced Pathophysiology (4 credits)
NURP 410 Research Methods (3 credits)

Term 2 | 7 credits

NURP 422 Advanced Pharmacology Across the Life Span I (3 credits)
NURP 570 Health Promotion: A Global Perspective (2 credits)
NURP 507 Scholarly Inquiry I (2 credits)

Term 3 | 7 credits

NURP 423 Advanced Pharmacology Across the Life Span II (2 credits)
NURP 508 Scholarly Inquiry II (2 credits)
NURP 504 Family Theory: Health and Illness (3 credits)

Term 4 | 6 credits

NURP 500 Advanced Health Assessment Across the Life Span (2 credits)
NURP 500A FNP I: Clinical Decision Making (1 credit)
NURP 450 Health Care System: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (3 credits)

Term 5 | 9 credits

NURP 501 FNP II: Primary Care Nursing of the Childbearing Family (4 credits)
NURP 501A FNP II: Clinical Decision Making (2 credits)
NURP 589 Informatics (3 credits)

Term 6 | 6 credits

NURP 502 FNP III: Primary Care Nursing (4 credits)
NURP 502A FNP III: Clinical Decision Making (2 credits)

Term 7 | 6 credits

NURP 503 FNP IV: Primary Care Nursing (4 credits)
NURP 503A FNP IV: Clinical Decision Making (2 credits)