Advanced Holistic Nursing

Sample Plan of Study

Courses Offered Based on Enrollment

Due to Concentration course availability, if full-time schedule needed for financial aid electives may be needed. 

*Taken in this semester only

Enter Part-Time Fall

Course Information Class Credits
Fall Semester (6 credits)    
Advanced Nursing Practice Grounded in Caring NGR6110 3
Advanced Pathophysiology NGR6141 3
Spring Semester (6 credits)    
Philosophy & Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice Roles NGR6811 3
Advanced Health Assessment  NGR6002 2
Advanced Health Assessment Lab* NGR6002L 1
Summer Semester (3 credits)    
Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics NGR6172 3
Fall Semester (6 credits)    
**Foundations of Holistic Nursing 1: Advanced Nursing Situations
NGR6168 3
Leadership, Policy and Finance in Advanced Nursing Practice NGR6891 3
Spring Semester (3 credits)    
**Foundations of Holistic Nursing 2: Advanced Nursing Situations NGR 6169 3
Summer Semester (3 credits)    
*Developing Expertise in Holistic Healing: Advanced Nursing situations (135 clinical hours) NGR6296L 3
Fall Semester (3 credits)    
*Integrating Expertise Holistic Nursing Practicum (135 clinical hours) NGR6297L 3
Total Credits/Clinical Hours  

33 credits

270 clinical hours

*Requires 290 hours of supervised clinical experience in skills lab and in community. 

Enter Part-Time Spring

Course Information Class Credits
Spring Semester (6 credits)    
Advanced Nursing Practice Grounded in Caring NGR6110 3
Advanced Pathophysiology NGR6141 3
Summer Semester (6 credits)    
Philosophy & Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice Roles NGR6811 3
Advanced Health Assessment NGR6002 2
Advanced Health Assessment Lab* NGR6002L 1
Fall Semester (6 credits)    
*Foundations of Holistic Nursing 1: Advanced Nursing Situations NGR6168 3
Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics NGR6172  3
Spring Semester (6 credits)
   
**Foundations of Holistic Nursing 2: Advanced Nursing Situations NGR6169 3
Nursing Research Evidence Based Practice NGR6812 3
Summer Semester (6 credits)    
Leadership, Policy and Finance in Advanced Nursing Practice NGR6891 3
*Developing Expertise in Holistic Healing: Advanced Nursing situations (135 clinical hours) NGR6296L 3
Fall Semester (3 credits)    
*Integrating Expertise Holistic Nursing Practicum (135 clinical hours) NGR6297L 3
Total Credits/Clinical Hours  

33 credits

270 clinical hours

A breakdown of FAU Tuition and fees is located online: 
http://www.fau.edu/controller/student_information/tuition_breakdown.php

  • Susan Dyess, PhD, RN, AHN-BC
    Coordinator, Advanced Holistic Nursing Program
    E-mail: sdyess@health.fau.edu
    Phone: (561) 297-3236

  • Marlaine Smith, RN, PhD, AHN-BC, FAAN
    Dean
    E-mail: msmit230@health.fau.edu
    Phone: (561) 297-3318