Master of Science in Nursing: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Master of Science in Nursing: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Program of Study Form

Master of Science in Nursing, BSN Track

Based on the information that you provided, the following credits may be transferred into your program at Walden University.  This information is unofficial until all official transcript(s), international evaluation, and course description or syllabus is received. Academic changes in the program you are considering may also influence the final review.  For the most updated information once you start your program, please refer to your degree audit located on your student portal.

Name: Student ID Number: Enrollment Date:
Program: Master of Science in Nursing Specialization: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Transfer of Credit Maximum:  30 Quarter Credits

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours Transfer Course
Core Courses

(21 credits)

  Core Courses: (All core courses must be completed before starting the specialization courses.)    
NURS 6001N Foundations of Graduate Study 1  
NURS 6050N Policy and Advocacy for Improving Population Health 5  
NURS 6051N Transforming Nursing and Healthcare Through Technology 5  
NURS 6052N Essentials of Evidence-Based Practice 5  


NURS 6053N Interprofessional Organizational and Systems Leadership 5  

Specialization Courses

(40 credits)

NURS 6501N Advanced Pathophysiology 5  
NURS 6521N Advanced Pharmacology 5  
NURS 6512N Advanced Health Assessment  & Diagnostic Reasoning 5  
NURS 6630N Psychopharmacologic Approaches to Treatment of Psychopathology 5  
NURS 6640N Psychotherapy with Individuals 5  
NURS 6650N Psychotherapy with Groups and Families 5  
NURS 6660N PMH Nurse Practitioner Role I: Child and Adolescent 5  
   NURS 6670N PMH Nurse Practitioner Role II: Adult and Older Adult 5
  Tentative focus for practicum experience:          
Total Credits:  
Transfer Courses
Course Number Course Title Institution Grade Credits
NSG 6002 Adv Nursing II South University   4
NSG 5002

NSG 6101

Theoretical Perspectives

Research Methods

South University

South University





NSG 5003 Adv Pathophysiology South University   4
NSG 6005 Adv Pharmacology South University   4
NSG 5000 Role of the Adv. Prac Nurse South University   4
Official transcripts are required to award Transfer of Credit.