Total Program Cost: $18,000

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Additional Costs
Students are required to have a laptop computer to classes, purchase books, and equipment necessary to fulfill course requirements.


Summer Semester (7 Credit Hours)
Course Classroom Hours Clinical Hours*
NUR 682 Psychopharmacology (2 credits) Online format with equivalency to 2 consecutive 50 minute hours/ week x 14 weeks  
NUR 684 Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Therapeutic Interventions (5 credits; 3 classroom and 2 clinical) Online format with equivalency to 3 consecutive 50 minute hours/ week x 14 weeks

8 contact clinical hours I week for 14 weeks.

( 112 total hours)
Fall Semester (6 Credit Hours)
Course Classroom Hours Clinical Hours*
NUR 683 Theoretical Bases for Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing (2 credits) Online format with equivalency to 2 consecutive 50 minute hours/ week x 14 weeks  

NUR 685 Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing of Adults Preceptorship   (4 credits; 1 classroom and 3 clinical credits)

14 classroom per semester - One 7 hour class at stmt of semester and one 7 hour class at the end of semester

16.8 contact clinical hours I week for 10 weeks.

(168 total hours)
Spring Semester (5 Credit Hours)
Course Classroom Hours Clinical Hours*
NUR 686 Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing of Adults Preceptorship 2 (5 credits; 1 classroom and 4 clinical credits) 14 classroom per semester - One 7 hour class at start of semester and one 7 hour class at the end of semester

16 contact clinical hours I week for 14 weeks,

(224 total hours)

* Four contact clinical hours per each clinical credit- 504 total program clinical hours