Curriculum Degree Option: Community/Public Health

A student must complete a minimum of 36 credit hours, including at least 24 credit hours of MSN-level coursework at Allen College to graduate.

Curriculum:

MSN core courses: 17 credit hours

Community/Public Health Nursing courses: 19 credit hours

  • NU 645 Community/Public Health Nursing I: Foundations: 2 credit hours theory
  • NU 645C Community/Public Health Nursing I: Clinical: 1 credit hour clinical
  • NU 646 Community/Public Health Nursing II: Advanced: 2 credit hours theory
  • NU 646C Community/Public Health Nursing II: Clinical: 1 credit hour clinical
  • NU 647C Community/Public Health Clinical Enrichment: 1 credit hour clinical
  • NU 651 Leadership I: Role/Organization Theory/Change:  2 credit hours theory
  • NU 651C Leadership I: Clinical: 1 credit hour clinical
  • NU 730 Clinical Prevention and Population Health: 3 credit hours theory

Elective: 6 credit hours*

*Students may choose from leadership, education, or practice for a secondary focus within the Community/Public Health Nursing MSN program.

MSN CORE + COMMUNITY/PUBLIC HEALTH TRACK 

  • 36 Credit Hours
  • 300 Clinical Hours

Theory course content is delivered in an online format.  

1 credit hour clinical = 75 hours