The Application Process for the Graduate Program
MSN application process ends April 1, 2014! Submit your paperwork now to avoid missing out on a great education!
|Nurse Educator (NE)|
|Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL)|
|Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)|
|Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)|
The graduate program, designed for the part-time student, will lead to a Master of Science in Nursing. It builds upon the concepts of a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing and students choose their track of development:
The faculty and staff are well known for their ability to provide personal, individualized attention in a caring environment. Classes are generally held one night per week, with additional work done online.
The graduate program goals are:
- Prepare professional nurses to assume roles as nurse educators and as leaders in clinical practice
- Develop the nurse's ability to critically and accurately assess, plan, intervene, and evaluate the holistic health and illness of individuals, families, and communities
- Develop the nurse's ability to analyze and synthesize knowledge in the advancement of the nursing profession
A Post Master certificate is available for students who already have earned an MSN. Student-At-Large status is also available for graduate students.
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