This graduate program is designed to build upon the students’ baccalaureate nursing education and professional experience. This program prepares professional nurses with a wide range of educational experiences. There are two specialties available: Nurse Educator and Nurse Leadership and Management.
GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS (36 credits)
CORE COURSES (18 credits)
Advanced Nurse Role
Evidence Based Nursing Practice
Health Care Policy
Total Core Course Credits
Nurse Educator (18 Credits)
Teaching and Learning Strategies (clinical/classroom)
Introduction to Educational Concepts
Nursing Curriculum Development
Assessment and Evaluation Strategies
Nurse Educator Practicum
Total MSN Education Credits
Nurse Leadership and Management (18 Credits)
Nursing Decision-Making in Complex Health Systems
Financial Management and Resource Development
Nursing Leadership and Management
Health Care Informatics
Nurse Leadership and Management Practicum
Total MSN Leadership & Management Credits
• Active Registered Nurse License
• Graduated from an Associate of Sciences in Nursing from an accredited institution.
• All students must have completed all General Education requirements for the BSN with a grade of “C” or higher prior to starting the MSN core courses.