The Master of Science in Nursing in Population Health is designed to enable nurses to address the health needs of vulnerable populations and communities. The Nursing Education track prepares nurses to teach in settings such as schools and colleges of nursing, clinical agencies, and hospitals.
The online Nurse Educator program focuses on population needs assessment, analysis of data, health planning, and program development. Students learn how to develop instruction programs for collegiate settings. Courses cover advanced nursing skills including pharmacology, pathophysiology, and health assessment.
Some of the classes in this concentration include:
- Teaching, learning, and evaluation in collegiate nursing programs
- Issues and trends in collegiate nursing education
- Instructional design and online teaching
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Must have a bachelor's degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited university with a professionally accredited Nursing program
- Must have a current, unencumbered RN license