Mar 26, 2023  
Catalog/Bulletin 2015-2016 
Catalog/Bulletin 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


[1-6 Credits]
This course is the third in a series of three practicum courses in which the student demonstrates the breadth, depth and application of knowledge and skills related to advanced nursing practice. The opportunities for the graduate are explored including socialization into practice settings. In collaboration with their faculty advisor, the student will develop an individualized plan based on identified goals, experience and area of practice to increase expertise and competencies in application of advanced leadership skills and clinical knowledge within the healthcare system of their selected population and clinical site. Clinical hours are focused on activities that will assist the student in increasing competency in a selected are interest. Required clinical practicum hours are individualized based on the number of hours completed in the masters program. All students must complete a minimum requirement of 180 clinical hours (3 credits). Completion of the series of advanced nursing practicum courses will provide the student with a minimum of 1000 hours of post-baccalaureate practice.