Nursing Education, M.S.N.
The program’s curriculum is designed to prepare professional nurses to enter educational roles and work within both colleges and universities as well as hospital systems. Graduates of the program may be eligible to sit for certification examination as a nurse educator.
At the conclusion of the program, the master’s graduate will be able to:
- Apply theoretical knowledge to the practice of advanced nursing roles.
- Utilize evidence to address population health problems.
- Demonstrate professionalism at the advanced nursing level in the clinical setting.
- Pursue quality, effectiveness, and innovation in shared leadership of interprofessional health teams.
Requirements for Earning the M.S.N. Degree Include the Following
- Completion of an approved program of study;
- Completion of an applied research course, NURS 791;
- A GPA of 3.00 (on a 4.00 scale) on all courses attempted for graduate credit and all courses numbered 700 and above;
- A GPA of a 3.00 (on a 4.00 scale) on all courses on the approved program of study;
- Passing a comprehensive assessment during the last semester of the program.
Total program 39 credit hours
|NURS 700||Theoretical and Conceptual Foundation for Nursing||3|
|NURS 702||Pharmacologic Mgmt in Pediatric, Adult, & Gerontological Patients Across Hlthcare Delivery Continuum||3|
|NURS 704||Advanced Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning 1||3|
|NURS 707||Advanced Pathophysiology for Nurses||3|
|NURS 710||Role of the Nurse Educator||3|
|NURS 720||Clinical Application of Population Analysis||3|
|NURS 724||Education in Nursing||3|
|NURS 725||Education: Curriculum and Evaluation||3|
|NURS 789||Statistical and Research Methods for Nursing Practice||3|
|NURS 727||Teaching Practicum in Nursing 2||3|
|NURS 739||Online Instruction and Technology in Nursing Education||3|
|NURS 743||Advanced Nursing Practicum for the Educator 2||3|
|NURS 791||Seminar in Clinical Nursing Research||3|
|Total Credit Hours||39|
Indicates on campus immersion course.
Indicates practicum course.