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Nursing Graduate Practicum


Prerequisite/Corequisite Key

P = Course must be taken previously C = Course must be taken concurrently E = Course can be taken previously or concurrently
(RQ) = Required (RM) = Recommended  

NURGP 519

Primary Care of Women and Children Practicum

2 credit hours

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) NURSG-505 and C: NURSG-519 (RQ)

In this course, students work closely with primary care providers in clinical settings in developing clinical decision making skills integral to the role of the family nurse practitioner. This course is the mandatory practicum section for NURSG 519. A minimum of 150 hours of clinical practicum is required for this course. NOTE: Students registered for NURSG 519 must also register for NURGP 519 in order to complete the course requirements and receive credit for this course.

NURGP 524

Clinical Leader Role II Practicum

1 credit hour

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) NURSG-502 NURSG-503 NURSG-512 NURSG-523 and C: NURSG-524 (RQ)

This course is the mandatory practicum section for NURSG 524. The practicum facilitates development of skills for advocacy and leadership in a microsystem as a means to promote positive change in a health care delivery system while putting best practices into action. Students work closely with the preceptor in clinical settings in developing leadership skills integral to the role of the clinical nurse leader. A minimum of 75 hours of clinical practicum is required for this course. NOTE: Students registered for NURGP 524 must also register for NURSG 524 in order to complete the course requirements and receive credit for this course.

NURGP 535

Management of Common Problems in Primary Care Practicum

3 credit hours

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) NURSG-519, NURGP-519 and C: NURSG-535 (RQ)

Formerly Management of Common Health Problems in Primary Care Practicum. In this course, students work closely with primary care providers in clinical settings in developing clinical decision-making skills integral to the role of the family nurse practitioner. This course is the mandatory practicum section for NURSG 535. A minimum of 225 hours of clinical practicum is required for this course. NOTE: Students registered for NURSG 535 must also register for NURGP 535 in order to complete the course requirements and receive credit for this course.

NURGP 536

Management of Complex Problems in Primary Care Practicum

3 credit hours

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) NURSG-535, NURGP-535 and C: NURSG-536 (RQ)

Formerly Management of Complex Health Problems in Primary Care Practicum. Students work closely with primary care providers, in clinical settings in developing clinical, decision-making skills integral to the role of, the family nurse practitioner. This course is the, mandatory practicum section for NURSG 536. A, minimum of 225 hours of clinical practicum is, required for this course. NOTE: Students, registered for NURSG 536 must also register for, NURGP 536 in order to complete the course, requirements and receive credit for this course.

NURGP 605

Administrative Leadership I Practicum

1 credit hour

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) NURSG-545 and C: NURSG-605 (RQ)

This course is the mandatory practicum section for NURSG 605. Practicum experiences provide opportunities for students to apply content to an advanced nursing practice setting. Working with the preceptor and the practicum faculty, the student builds on the organizational assessment from NURSG 545 and develops a project proposal focusing on a specific population or an aggregate served by the practicum agency. A minimum of 75 hours of clinical practicum is required for this course. NOTE: Students registered for NURGP 605 must also register for NURSG 605 in order to complete the course requirements and receive credit for this course.

NURGP 606

Administrative Leadership II Practicum

1 credit hour

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) NURSG-605 NURGP-605 and C: NURSG-606 (RQ)

This course is the mandatory practicum section for NURSG 606. Practicum experiences provide opportunities for students to apply content in an advanced nursing practice setting. Working with the site preceptor and practicum faculty, the student conducts a leadership project, focusing on an issue related to health care delivery to fulfill the course objectives. A minimum of 75 hours of clinical practicum is required for this course. NOTE: Students registered for NURGP 606 must also register for NURSG 606 in order to complete the course requirements and receive credit for this course.

NURGP 607

Administrative Leadership Capstone Practicum

1 credit hour

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) NURSG-606 NURGP-606 and C: NURSG-607 (RQ)

This course is the mandatory practicum section for NURSG 607. The practicum is designed to be a project evaluation conducted independently by the student at a setting of the student's choice. The student works with a preceptor and the instructor to develop specific goals and objectives, and submits a summary of the project evaluation at the completion of the course. A minimum of 75 hours of clinical practicum is required for this course. NOTE: Students registered for NURGP 607 must also register for NURSG 607 in order to complete the course requirements and receive credit for this course.

NURGP 609

Clinical Practice Specialty Practicum

1 credit hour

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) NURSG-502 NURSG-503 NURSG-512 NURSG-608 and C: NURSG-609 (RQ)

This course is the mandatory practicum section for NURSG 609. Practicum experiences provide the opportunity to expand clinical proficiency in an identified area of advanced nursing practice. Students will collaborate with a MSN-prepared preceptor in order to develop in-depth knowledge and expertise in a particular area of nursing that includes graduate-level clinical practice content and experiences, and expand their exposure to a variety of clinical situations and management strategies. A minimum of 75 hours of clinical practicum is required for this course. NOTE: Students registered for NURGP 609 must also register for NURSG 609 in order to complete the course requirements and receive credit for this course.

NURGP 610

Learning Principles and Instructional Methods for the Adult Learner Practicum

1 credit hour

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) NURSG-502 NURSG-503 NURSG-512 NURSG-608 and C: NURSG-610 (RQ)

This course is the mandatory practicum section for NURSG 610. Practicum activities assist the NE student to demonstrate application of theoretical principles and specific teaching-learning strategies in clinical, simulation, online and classroom instructional situations. A minimum of 75 hours of clinical practicum is required for this course. NOTE: Students registered for NURGP 610 must also register for NURSG 610 in order to complete the course requirements and receive credit for this course.

NURGP 611

Nurse Educator Capstone Practicum

1 credit hour

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) NURSG-610 NURGP-610 and C: NURSG-611 (RQ)

This course is the mandatory practicum section for NURSG 611. Students will collaborate with a faculty mentor to create teaching-learning activities that include preparing and delivering didactic lectures in face-to-face and online environments, providing feedback to learner assignments, designing and conducting simulation activities, choosing clinical assignments, supervising learners in the clinical setting, leading pre- and post-clinical conferences, and evaluating learners in the clinical setting. A minimum of 75 hours of clinical practicum is required for this course. NOTE: Students registered for NURGP 611 must also register for NURSG 611 in order to complete the course requirements and receive credit for this course.

NURGP 612

Clinical Leader Immersion I Practicum

2 credit hours

Pre-requisite: C (RQ) NURSG-524 NURGP-524 and C: NURSG-612 (RQ)

This course is the mandatory practicum section for NURSG 612. The practicum facilitates development of a project to promote positive change in the microsystem. In this course, students work closely with the preceptor in clinical settings in developing leadership skills integral to the role of the clinical nurse leader. A minimum of 150 hours of clinical practicum is required for this course. NOTE: Students registered for NURGP 612 must also register for NURSG 612 in order to complete the course requirements and receive credit for this course.

NURGP 614

Clinical Leader Immersion II Practicum

2 credit hours

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) NURSG-612 NURGP-612 and C: NURSG-614 (RQ)

This course is the mandatory practicum section for NURSG 614. The practicum facilitates implementation, measurement of outcomes and dissemination of a project that promotes positive change in the microsystem. In this course, students work closely with the preceptor in clinical settings in developing leadership skills integral to the role of the clinical nurse leader. A minimum of 150 hours of clinical practicum is required for this course. NOTE: Students registered for NURGP 614 must also register for NURSG 614 in order to complete the course requirements and receive credit for this course.