The online MS in Mental Health / Psychiatric Nursing degree program from Stony Brook University prepares nurses as expert providers of health care to patients with psychiatric or psychosocial issues across health care settings. The primary focus of the program is to prepare graduates to:
Promote, maintain, supervise, and restore mental health
Identify health risks
Assess, diagnose, and manage mental health issues
Graduates are prepared to function as educators, leaders, consultants, advocates, and change agents in the field.
Minimum of one year's recent relevant experience (preferred)
Unofficial transcripts from all college/universities attended
Cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0
Current professional Registered Nurse license
Three letters of recommendation
Three credit undergraduate course in Health Assessment
Three credit undergraduate course in Statistics
Accreditation & Licensing
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
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