Master of Science: Nursing Education

Master of Science: Nursing Education

Mission and Student Learning Outcomes

This program will prepare advanced professional nurses to address the ever changing and expanding educational needs of the nursing profession. Graduates will be prepared to function within the educational environment as change agents and leaders who engage in scholarship, research, service, and quality improvement as nurse educators.

  • Integrate advanced knowledge and theories from nursing and related disciplines into the nurse educator role
  • Use scientific inquiry and quality principles to identify problems and individualize patient care designed to improve care outcomes
  • Apply advanced knowledge of leadership and management to effect change, and influence health policy to transform care delivery systems
  • Practice inter-professional collaboration for improving patient and population health outcomes
  • Demonstrate competence in the advanced nursing role to meet current and emerging health needs of a global changing society
  • Apply teaching/learning principles with learners across the continuum of care in a variety of settings