What to Expect
As an MSN student specializing in nurse leadership, you’ll take courses such as:
- Leadership for Quality Healthcare within Organizations and Systems
- Management of Clinical Operations for Nurse Leaders
- Leading Innovation, Change and Intrapreneurship
And, you’ll even take two Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)-level courses, preparing you to further your education after earning your master’s.
In addition to 31 hours of coursework, you’ll complete 300 practicum hours within your chosen clinical setting. With the help of your advisor, you will identify nursing and/or other healthcare administrators to help foster your leadership growth and apply the skills you’ve learned in the classroom to meet unit-specific challenges and needs.