Graduate Programs

MS Clinical Nurse Leader Plans of Study

The MS - CNL concentration requires completion of 32 semester credit hours of course work. Students are expected to complete either a two-year full-time plan of study or a three year part-time plan.

MS Clinical Nurse Leader Program FULL-TIME Plan of Study (Two Year Plan)

This plan is not compatible with full time employment. 

All courses are online. 

Year 1 Summer Year 1 Fall Year 1 Spring

 

N615 Advanced Pathophysiology (3)

EPI 630 Principles of Epidemiology (3) 

 

N619 Advanced Pharmacology (3)

N735 Informatics for Nursing Practice (3)

 

N630 Research Methodology in Nursing (3)

*N614 Advanced Health Assessment and Clinical Reasoning (3) 

 

Year 2 Summer Year 2 Fall Year 2 Spring 

 

N725 Leadership in Public Health Systems (3) 

 

 

 

*N701 Health Care Quality (3)

N698N Clinical Practicum: CNL (2)

 

N798N Clinical Practicum: CNL (6) 

 

NOTES:

Course semester offerings may vary based upon faculty availability.

*N615 & N619: prerequisite courses for N614
*N630 is a prerequisite course for N701


 

MS Clinical Nurse Leader Program: PART TIME Plan of Study 

All courses are online. 

Year 1 Summer Year 1 Fall Year 1 Spring

 

 

N619 Advanced Pharmacology (3) N630 Research Methodology in Nursing (3)
  N701 Health Care Quality (3)  EPI 630 Principles of Epidemiology (3)

 

Year 2 Summer

Year 2 Fall Year 2 Spring 

 

N725 Leadership in Public Health Systems (3)

N615 Advanced Pathophysiology (3)  *N614 Advanced Health Assessment and Clinical Reasoning (3) 
  N735 Informatics for Nursing Practice (3)  

 

Year 3 Summer

Year 3 Fall Year 3 Spring 

 

 

*N698N Clinical Practicum: CNL (2) N798N Clinical Practicum: CNL (6) 

 

NOTES:

Course semester offerings may vary based upon faculty availability.

*N615 & N619: prerequisite courses for N614
*N630 is a prerequisite course for N701