Curriculum

*Note: MSN Core Courses are held on Monday through Saturday a minimum of six (6) times during a semester. Students’ practicum experiences may occur weekdays, weekends, including evening and night shifts.

Full-Time Curriculum Plan for Master of Science in Nursing
Nurse Educator Concentration

(40 Total Credits)

First Year - Summer (10 Credits) First Year - Fall (13 Credits) First Year - Spring (10 Credits)
NURS 6430 Business and Legal Aspects of Nursing Education (3)
NURS 6410 Curriculum and Instructional Design (3)
NURS 6370 Role of the Nurse Educator in Nurse Professional Development (3)
NURS 6371 Role of the Nurse Educator in Nurse Professional Development Practicum (1 cr., 60 practicum hours)
BIOS 6100 Biostatistical Methods I (4)
HLSC 6409 Advanced Pharmacology (3)
HLSC 6410 Advanced Pathophysiology (3)
NURS 6303 Research I: Design and Methodology (3)
NURS 6304 Evidence-Based Nursing Practice (2)
NURS 6315 Advanced Health Assessment (4)
NURS 6440 Advanced Role of the Nurse Educator (Theory) (2)
NURS 6361 Advanced Role of the Nurse Educator (Practicum) (2 cr., 120 practicum hours)
 
Second Year - Summer (7 Credits)    
NURS 6460 Evaluation in Nursing Education (3)
NURS 6470 Education Scholarship (2)
NURS 6471 Education Scholarship Practicum (2 cr., 120 practicum hours)