Non-Degree Courses

Select Graduate Courses open to Non-Degree Students 

Graduate Non-degree applications are being accepted for those who wish to begin nursing classes but have not formally applied for admission. Class registration is on a space available basis and the College of Nursing permits no more than 9 credit hours of non-degree courses to go towards a degree-earning program.  Students enrolling in non-degree graduate courses must have a Bachelor's degree in nursing.

The courses available to non-degree students are:

  • NGR 6110 Advanced Nursing Practice Grounded in Caring
  • NGR 6141 Advanced Pathophysiology*
  • NGR 6811 Philosophical & Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice Roles
  • NGR 6812 Nursing Research & Evidence-Based Practice
  • NGR 6891 Advanced Nursing Practice: Leadership, Policy & Finance

Non-degree registration and semester start dates for classes are posted on the Registrar's academic calendar here.

* For applicants who intend to seek a degree in the future, please check concentration course sequence before enrolling in non-degree courses.

Non-Degree Registration Procedure

Steps to obtain approval for registration: (click on links for documents)