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2014-2015
Nursing (B.S.N. to M.S.N.)

The Master of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.-M.S.N.) degree is a two-year program (24 months). The curriculum has two major areas: 1) The Nurse as Educator, and 2) The Nurse as Leader, Manager, and Entrepreneur. Content integrated throughout the curriculum includes transcultural nursing, ethics, research, and application of knowledge and skills as an educator or nursing leader.

See admissions requirements for the Master of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.-M.S.N.).

Courses 16 hours
Master of Science in Nursing (B.S.N. to M.S.N.)
NURS 5010 Professional Communication in Nursing 1 hour
NURS 5020 Health Care Statistics 3 hours
NURS 5050 Research and Evidence Based Practice in Nursing and Health Care 3 hours
NURS 5100 Transcultural Health Care 3 hours
NURS 5150 Concepts and Theories in Nursing 3 hours
NURS 5200 Critical Issues in Health Care 3 hours
The Nurse as Educator 21 hours
Nursing Specialty Courses
NURS 5500 Principles of Teaching and Learning 3 hours
NURS 5520 Curriculum Development in Nursing 3 hours
NURS 5530 Innovative Nursing Education Strategies 3 hours
NURS 5560 Teaching Strategies and Evaluation 3 hours
NURS 5570 Program Planning in Nursing 3 hours
NURS 5580 Nursing Education: Implementation and Evaluation 3 hours
One graduate-level nursing elective 3 hours
The Nurse as Leader, Manager, and Entrepreneur 21 hours
NURS 5400 Nursing Leadership and Management I 3 hours
NURS 5410 Economic Policy in Health Care System 3 hours
NURS 5420 Finance and Accounting in Health Care System 3 hours
NURS 5460 Nursing Leadership and Management II 3 hours
NURS 5470 Practicum in Nursing Administration 3 hours
NURS 5480 Case Management 3 hours
NURS 5490 Nurse as Entrepreneur 3 hours
Major Project in Nursing Education or Nursing Administration 3 hours
NURS 5990 Major Project in Nursing 3 hours