Course Sequences

NURSING@SIMMONS

Nursing@Simmons MSN — PMHNP students can complete the program on a full-time (6 terms) or part-time track (7 terms). Select from the schedules below to view the courses by term:

MSN – PMHNP

To view specific plans of study and term dates by cohort, visit the Academic Calendar page.

MSN – PMHNP Full-Time Schedule

Term 1 | 8 credits

  • CHSO 404 Advanced Pathophysiology (3 credits)
  • NURP 589 Informatics (3 credits)
  • NURP 570 Health Promotion: A Global Perspective (2 credits)

Term 2 | 9 credits

  • NURP 424 Advanced Pharmacology Across the Life Span (3 credits)
  • NURP 530 Advanced Health Assessment Across the Life Span (3 credits)
  • NURP 450 Health Care System: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (3 credits)

Term 3 | 9 credits

  • NURP 426 Clinical Psychopharmacology Across the Lifespan (3 credits)
  • NURP 540 Neurobiology & Differential Diagnosis of Mental Disorders (2 credits)
  • NURP 541 PMHNP I: Psychotherapy Across the Lifespan (2 credits)
  • NURP 542 PMHNP II: Diagnosis & Management (2 credits)

Term 4 | 9 credits

  • NURP 543 PMHNP III: Diagnosis & Management (3 credits)
  • NURP 544 PMHNP IV: SMI & Addictions Medicine (2 credits)
  • NURP 410 Research Methods (3 credits)
  • NURP 534 Immersion Weekend (1 Credit)

Term 5 | 6 credits

  • NURP 545 PMHNP Clinical Decision Making I (6 credits)

Term 6 | 6 credits

  • NURP 546 PMHNP Clinical Decision Making II (6 credits)

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MSN – PMHNP Part-Time Schedule 

Term 1 | 6 credits

  • CHSO 404 Advanced Pathophysiology (3 credits)
  • NURP 589 Informatics (3 credits)

Term 2 | 6 credits

  • NURP 424 Advanced Pharmacology Across the Life Span (3 credits)
  • NURP 530 Advanced Health Assessment Across the Life Span (3 credits)

Term 3 | 8 credits

  • NURP 426 Clinical Psychopharmacology Across the Life Span (3 credits)
  • NURP 540 Neurobiology & Differential Diagnosis of Mental Disorders (2 credits)
  • NURP 450 Health Care System: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (3 credits)

Term 4 | 7 credits

  • NURP 541 PMHNP I: Psychotherapy Across the Life Span (2 credits)
  • NURP 542 PMHNP II: Diagnosis & Management (2 credits)
  • NURP 410 Research Methods (3 credits)

Term 5 | 8 credits

  • NURP 543 PMHNP III: Diagnosis & Management (3 credits)
  • NURP 544 PMHNP IV: SMI & Addictions Medicine (2 credits)
  • NURP 570 Health Promotion: A Global Perspective (2 credits)
  • NURP 534 Immersion Weekend (1 credit)

Term 6 | 6 credits

  • NURP 545 PMHNP Clinical Decision Making I (6 credits)

Term 7 | 6 credits

  • NURP 546 PMHNP Clinical Decision Making II (6 credits)

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