SCNPP Curriculum


Nursing 3115 (3 credit hours): School Health Roles and Responsibilities

Introduction to the scope of roles and responsibilities involved in providing school health services locally and globally within school and community settings. Consideration of regulatory directives, health goals and resources. Analysis of skills and factors used to promote healthy school environments.

Nursing 3116 (3 credit hours): Management of School Health Services

Overview of the strategies for promoting school health on a daily, weekly and annual basis focusing on health promotion and disease prevention.

Nursing 3117 (3 credit hours): Children with Special Needs in Schools

School health services for children with special needs based on best evidence. Interdisciplinary, legislative and professional aspects considered.

Nursing 3118 (3 credit hours): Practicum in School Nursing

Supervised school nurse field experience in an Ohio school setting applying the roles and responsibilities of a school nurse according to state and national standards.