MASTER OF SCIENCE

Nursing

Recommended Sequence for the Two-Year Master of Science in Nursing Program with a Clinical Nurse Leader Concentration – The sequence that appears below is based upon the availability of specific courses each semester and the successful completion of course prerequisites.

FIRST YEAR – Clinical Nurse Leader Concentration

Fall Semester
Spring Semester
Summer Semester
Session 1
Session 1
Session 1
NURS 510 Foundational Concepts for Master Prepared Nurses (3)
HCIN 500 Healthcare Informatics (3)
NURS 540 Advanced Research Methods and Evidenced-Based Practices (3)
Session 2
Session 2
Session 2
NURS 515 Quality and Safety (3)
NURS 520 Healthcare Policy (3)
NURS 550 Advanced Pathophysiology/Pharmacology and Health Assessment (3)
Total Semester Hours (6)
Total Semester Hours (6)
Total Semester Hours (6)

SECOND YEAR

Fall Semester
Spring Semester
Summer Semester
Session 1
Session 1
Session 1
NURS 605 Foundations for the Clinical Nurse Leader I (3)
NURS 630 Epidemiology in Action: Tracking Health & Disease (3)
NURS 695 Nursing Practicum I (3)
Session 2
Session 2
Session 2
NURS 610 Foundations for Clinical Nurse Leader II (3)
NURS 635 Clinical Nurse Leader Evaluation of Health Outcomes (3)
NURS 699 Nursing Practicum II (3)
Total Semester Hours (6)
Total Semester Hours (6)
Total Semester Hours (6)

Recommended Sequence for the Two-Year Master of Science in Nursing Program with a Nurse Educator Concentration – The sequence that appears below is based upon the availability of specific courses each semester and the successful completion of course prerequisites.

FIRST YEAR – Nurse Educator Concentration

Fall Semester
Spring Semester
Summer Semester
Session 1
Session 1
Session 1
NURS 510 Foundational Concepts for Master Prepared Nurses (3)
HCIN 500 Healthcare Informatics (3)
NURS 540 Advanced Research Methods and Evidenced-Based Practices (3)
Session 2
Session 2
Session 2
NURS 515 Quality and Safety (3)
NURS 520 Healthcare Policy (3)
NURS 550 Advanced Pathophysiology/Pharmacology and Health Assessment (3)
Total Semester Hours (6)
Total Semester Hours (6)
Total Semester Hours (6)

SECOND YEAR

Fall Semester
Spring Semester
Summer Semester
Session 1
Session 1
Session 1
NURS 620 Theoretical Foundation in Nursing Education (3)
NURS 640 Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Teaching Models (3)
NURS 695 Nursing Practicum I (3)
Session 2
Session 2
Session 2
NURS 625 Curriculum Development (3)
NURS 645 Assessment and Evaluation in Education (3)
NURS 699 Nursing Practicum II (3)
Total Semester Hours (6)
Total Semester Hours (6)
Total Semester Hours (6)