Online Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

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Four Online PMHNP Programs

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Curriculum

Two curriculum models. One rewarding career specialty.

Online Master of Science in Nursing — Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Concentration (MSN PMHNP) You can complete your online PMHNP in as few as 32 months. Begin your coursework the semester after you enroll with 3 entry points per year (January, May, and August).

For the PMHNP clinical hour requirements, contact an enrollment advisor. MSN | Core Courses


For the PMHNP concentration coursework, contact an enrollment advisor.

Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctor of Nursing Practice Program — Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Concentration (BSN to DNP PMHNP) You can complete your program in as few as 48 months and 100% online. You can begin your coursework the semester after you are accepted, in spring, summer, or fall.

For the PMHNP clinical hour requirements, contact an enrollment advisor. MSN | Core Courses


For the PMHNP concentration coursework, contact an enrollment advisor.
Doctor of Nursing Practice Foundation Courses (15 credit hours)
  • Principles of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (3 credit hours)
  • Foundations of Clinical Scholarship (3 credit hours)
  • Integrating and Synthesizing Research (3 credit hours)
  • Advanced Health Policy (3 credit hours)
  • Graduate Statistics (3 credit hours)
Doctor of Nursing Practice Capstone Courses (18 credit hours)
  • Ethics for Advanced Nursing Practice (3 credit hours)
  • Quality and Patient Safety in Advanced Nursing Practice (3 credit hours)
  • Clinical Inquiry I (3 credit hours)
  • Clinical Inquiry II (3 credit hours)
  • Clinical Inquiry III (3 credit hours)
  • Organizations and Systems Leadership (3 credit hours)
Graduate Nursing Core Courses (6 credit hours)
  • Professional Role Development (3 credit hours)
  • Health Promotion/Disease Prevention (3 credit hours)
Nurse Practitioner Core Courses (11 credit hours)
  • Advanced Pathophysiology (3 credit hours)
  • Advanced Health Assessment (5 credit hours)
  • Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics (3 credit hours)
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (21 credit hours)
  • Psychopharmacology and Mental Health Assessment (3 credit hours)
  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Diagnosis and Management I (3 credit hours)
  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Diagnosis and Management Practicum I (3 credit hours)
  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Diagnosis and Management II (3 credit hours)
  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Diagnosis and Management Practicum II (3 credit hours)
  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Diagnosis and Management III (3 credit hours)
  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Diagnosis and Management Practicum III (3 credit hours)