Graduate Program

Occupational Health / Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nursing

MSN Concentration Curriculum

There are two tracks offered in the Occupational Health curriculum; both tracks have coursework in the College of Nursing and courses in collaboration with the College of Public Health. Note: Funding to pay tuition and fees is available for both tracks, pending available grant funds.

Certification: Graduates are prepared to take the Certification Examination offered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certifying Board (AANPCB).


Choose your degree track below:


MSN Degree Track

Master of Science in Nursing with a concentration in occupational health and adult-gerontology primary care. Part-time and full-time enrollment is available.

  • Total Credit Hours: 62

The program follows a standard plan and course sequence for part-time or full-time enrollment. The specific sequence of courses for each admission cycle is determined upon admission to the program, and students will be provided their specific program plan upon accepting their offer of admission.

For the MSN degree, the course listing of all MSN core requirements and the concentration-specific requirements are provided on the 2020-2021 Graduate Catalog.

Note that for the 2020-2021 academic year, the Graduate Catalog will reflect an update to the total number of credit hours required for the Occupational Health/Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nursing MSN degree.

NOTE: A Master’s College of Nursing Comprehensive Examination is required at the end of the program.


Concurrent MSN/MPH Degree Track

Master of Science in Nursing with a concentration in occupational health and adult-gerontology primary care plus a Master of Public Health (MPH) in environmental and occupational health.   

The program follows a standard plan and course sequence. The specific sequence of courses for each admission cycle is determined upon admission to the program, and students will be provided their specific program plan upon accepting their offer of admission.

For the MSN degree, the course listing of all MSN core requirements and the concentration-specific requirements are provided in the 2020-2021 Graduate Catalog.


>> Visit the MSN Program page for admission details.