Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Leadership and Education

Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Leadership and Education

36 Semester Credits Required

The course of study includes advanced courses in nursing science and health assessment, development of leadership skills in a variety of areas including nursing research and evidence based practice as well as teaching learning strategies, curriculum development, and evaluation processes.  

Prerequisites required for the Associate Degree Nurse:  
NURS4970. Community Health Nursing (3)
NURS4980. Foundations of Nursing Research (3)
NURS4990. Leadership Development (3)
Pathophysiology 
Statistics
Microbiology
Anatomy/Physiology 

Required graduate courses:
NURS6060. Principles of Nursing Research (3)
NURS6110. Leadership Perspectives for Advancing the Profession of Nursing (3)
NURS6120. Population Health and Interprofessional Collaboration (3)
NURS6130. Healthcare Systems and Health Policy (3)
NURS6150. Advanced Pathophysiology (3)
NURS6160. Advanced Pharmacology (3)
NURS6170. Advanced Health Assessment (3)
NURS7020. Assessment/Evaluation Strategies (3)
NURS7040. Evidence Based Practice (3)
NURS7051. Nursing Education and Leadership Internship (3)
NURS7060. Principles of Teaching and Curriculum Development (3)
NURS7070. Leadership in Nursing Administration and Organizational Improvements (3)