M.S. in Nursing, Nursing Leadership - Course Offerings

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Master's in Nursing Leadership Clinical Systems Leadership

First Year

Fall Semester (7 credits)
NS 521 Nursing Leadership Roles for Systems Improvement (4 credits)
NS 640 Advanced Physiology & Pathophysiology (3 credits)

Spring Semester (7 credits)
NS 604 Advanced Health Assessment (4 credits)
NS 641 Advanced Pharmacology (3 credits)

Second Year

Fall Semester (6 credits)
NS 608 Research Methods for Evidence-Based Practice (3 credits)
NS 614 Information Technology for Healthcare Improvement (3 credits)

Spring Semester (6 credits)
NS 605 Advanced Healthcare Policy (3 credits)
NS 601 Epidemiology and Biostatistics (3 Credits)

Third Year

Fall Semester (7 credits)
NS 523 Quality Outcomes Management I (4 credits)
Master's Elective (Engineering, Education, Business, Arts & Sciences) (3 credits)

Spring Semester (5 credits)
NS 524 Quality Outcomes Management II (5 credits)

Total Credits: 38


Master's in Nursing Leadership Integrated Healthcare Leadership

First Year

Fall Semester (7 credits)
NS 521 Nursing Leadership Roles for Systems Improvement (4 credits)
NS 640 Advanced Physiology & Pathophysiology (3 credits)

Spring Semester (7 credits)
NS 604 Advanced Health Assessment (4 credits)
NS 641 Advanced Pharmacology (3 credits)

Second Year

Fall Semester (6 credits)
NS 608 Research Methods for Evidence-Based Practice (3 credits)
NS 614 Information Technology for Healthcare Improvement (3 credits)

Spring Semester (6 credits)
NS 601 Epidemiology and Biostatistics (3 credits)
Master's Elective in Core Concentration (Engineering, Education, Business, Arts & Sciences) (3 credits)

Third Year

Fall Semester (6 credits)
NS 605 Advanced Healthcare Policy (3 credits)
Master's Elective in Core Concentration (Engineering, Education, Business, Arts & Sciences) (3 credits)

Spring Semester (6 credits)
Master's Elective in Core Concentration (Engineering, Education, Business, Arts & Sciences) (3 credits)
Master's Leadership Practicum (3 credits)

Total Credits: 38