Curriculum

Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Education

Program of Study for Two-year and Three-year options of the Nurse Educator Track. Notes: Clinical course hours are based upon a 6:1 contact hour to credit ration. Please refer to School of Health Program Information for prerequisites for each clinical course.

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Two-year Option

Suggested Curriculum

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First Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 700
Theories and Roles for Advanced Nursing Practice
3 CR.HR.
NU 704
Advanced Health Assessment
3 CR.HR.
NU 706
Advanced Pathophysiology
3 CR.HR.

Second Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 710
Nursing Research
3 CR.HR.
NU 830
Teaching Learning Theories and Strategies in Nursing Education
3 CR.HR.

Third Semester - Summer

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ELC XXX
ELECTIVE - OPEN

Fourth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 730
Interprofessional Issues in Rural Community Health
3 CR.HR.
NU 832
Curriculum Development in Nursing Education
3 CR.HR.

Fifth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 740
Public Health Policy Issues and Challenges
3 CR.HR.
NU 834
Assessment and Evaluation in Nursing Education
3 CR.HR.

Sixth Semester - Summer

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 836
Informatics and Technology in Nursing Education
3 CR.HR.

Seventh Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 838
Internship/Clinical Practicum in Nursing Education
2-4 CR.HR.

Three-year Option

Suggested Curriculum

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First Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 700
Theories and Roles for Advanced Nursing Practice
3 CR.HR.
NU 706
Advanced Pathophysiology
3 CR.HR.

Second Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 710
Nursing Research
3 CR.HR.
NU 740
Public Health Policy Issues and Challenges
3 CR.HR.

Third Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 704
Advanced Health Assessment
3 CR.HR.
NU 730
Interprofessional Issues in Rural Community Health
3 CR.HR.

Fourth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 830
Teaching Learning Theories and Strategies in Nursing Education
3 CR.HR.

Fifth Semester - Summer

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ELC XXX
ELECTIVE - OPEN

Sixth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 832
Curriculum Development in Nursing Education
3 CR.HR.

Seventh Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 834
Assessment and Evaluation in Nursing Education
3 CR.HR.

Eighth Semester - Summer

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 836
Informatics and Technology in Nursing Education
3 CR.HR.

Ninth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 838
Internship/Clinical Practicum in Nursing Education
2-4 CR.HR.