Nurse Educator - MSN

First Year
SummerHoursFallHoursSpringHours
NURS 7340 Advanced Theoretical Foundations of Nursing3NURS 7230 Advanced Pathophysiology3NURS 7240 Advanced Pharmacology3
NURS 7350 Quality, Safety, and Prevention Using Technology3NURS 7250 Healthcare Policy and Ethics for the Nurse Leader3NURS 7110 Advanced Physical Assessment/Applied Clinical Concepts I3
NURS 7310 Transition to Advanced Practice Nursing*2(30 project hours, 2.5 theory; 5 project) (60 clinical hours, 2 theory, 1 clinical) 
NURS 7260 Transition from Clinician to Nurse Educator2NURS 7430 Evidence Based Nursing Practice*2NURS 7540 Implementation and Evaluation of Evidence-Based Nursing Practice *2
NURS 7210 Teaching Strategies: Methods, Design, and Technology2NURS 7320 Curriculum Development and Evaluation4NURS 7810 Nursing Education Practicum3
  (180 Practicum Hrs., 3 clinical 
 12 12 11
Total Hours: 35
  • Students can enter the program any semester on a part time basis based on space availability. All full-time students are admitted in summer semester only.
  • NURS 7310, NURS 7430, and NURS 7540 marked,* must be taken in sequence in the following order: 1. NURS 7310 Transition to Advanced Nursing Practice. 2. NURS 7430 Evidence-Based Practice. 3. NURS 7540 Implementation & Evaluation of Evidence-Based Nursing Practice.
  • Courses listed under each semester are taught only during that semester.