If you are a registered nurse with a bachelor's degree in nursing (BSN) from a regionally accredited institution with a GPA of 3.0 or above and are looking for an opportunity to earn a graduate degree in nursing, Empire State College's Master of Science in Nursing Education is a good choice for you.
The M. S. in nursing education is a 42-credit, online program. The degree will prepare you to perform the nurse educator role in a clinical setting (such as a staff development department), or as faculty for institutions of higher education.
Courses are offered fall, spring and summer terms. See the nursing course information for course descriptions.
Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practices (3 credits)
Professional Role Development and Ethics (3 credits)
Nursing Research and Evidence Based Practice (3 credits)
Informatics and Health Care Technology (3 credits)
Contemporary Issues in Health Care (3 credits)
Population Health, Human Diversity and Social Issues (3 credits)
Advanced Pathophysiology (3 credits)
Advanced Pharmacology (3 credits)
Advanced Health and Physical Assessment (3 credits)
Curriculum and Program Development (3 credits)
Measurement Assessment and Evaluation of Learners and Programs (3 credits)
Instructional Design and Teaching with Technology (3 credits)
Nursing Education Capstone (3 credits)
graduate-level elective (3 credits)
The RN to BSN, MS in Nursing Education, and MS in Nursing Administration programs at Empire State College are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
The mission of STTI is to advance world health and celebrate nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership and service.
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