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Master of Science in Nursing Education

Program Details

The online MS in Nursing Education from Stony Brook University prepares nurse-educators to teach new and advanced nurses, both in schools of nursing as well as in clinical settings. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills required to:

  • ​Integrate scientific findings from nursing and related sciences to improve nursing care across diverse settings
  • ​Demonstrate leadership by collaborating and consulting with key stakeholders in the design, coordination, and evaluation of patient care outcomes
  • Apply quality and safety principles within an organization to be an effective leader and change agent
  • ​Integrate theory, evidence, clinical judgment, research, and interprofessional perspectives to improve practice and health outcomes for patient aggregates
  • ​Ethically utilize data, information, and appropriate technology to evaluate and achieve optimal health outcomes
  • ​Demonstrate political efficacy and competence to improve the quality of healthcare delivery and health outcomes of populations
  • ​Integrate the concepts of interprofessional communication, collaboration, and consultation to effectively manage and coordinate care across systems
  • ​Synthesize ecological, global, and social determinants of health to design and deliver culturally relevant clinical prevention interventions and strategies
  • ​Demonstrate behaviors of professional engagement and lifelong learning

Requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree with a major in nursing
  • 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