About this course
The Master of Science in Nursing degree will provide graduates with a foundation for practice as a leader and educator in health care systems or academic settings. The program contains 18 credit hours of core knowledge essential for practice as a leader including coursework in nursing theory and research, health information systems, organization leadership, health policy and quality improvement; 15 credit hours of cognate (advanced nursing or education) and three credit hours for a final capstone.
- Possess a baccalaureate degree in nursing from a regionally accredited and discipline specific (CCNE or ACEN) college or university.
- Possess a current, unrestricted license to practice as a registered nurse in State of Practice.
- Have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or better in nursing coursework earned toward a baccalaureate degree in nursing.