The MSN degree requires a minimum of 36 credits consisting of different combinations of courses: core, direct care core, electives, specialty, and Practicum. Two years in nursing is recommended and a BSN degree from an accredited program is required.
The Nurse Educator program prepares graduates for teaching roles in healthcare and academic settings. A Nurse Educator Certificate is awarded in addition to the degree upon MSN program completion.
- Applicants must have earned a BSN degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
- An evaluation of the applicant's undergraduate educational work from a regionally accredited college or university. An undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 is recommended to be successful in the program.
- An assessment of the applicant's personal statements, essays and two letters of reference.
- Relevance of work experience and career objectives to the program objectives. Two years of work experience is recommended. A resume is required.
- Have a current RN license valid in the United States
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation Statement
Middle States Commission on Higher Education