Master of Science in Nursing
The nursing education track is a distance accessible 42-credit-hour program. The proposed course of study provides focused consideration of nursing education theory, practices, and principles. A supervised teaching practicum composed of 135 hours and special topics seminar are integrated into a capstone cluster of courses. Graduates of this program are prepared to launch a career in teaching in schools of nursing or serve as a nurse educator in a variety of healthcare contexts or settings.
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Potential employment opportunities for nursing education graduates include:
- Academic settings
- Community health agencies
- Private industry
- Privately supported educational institutions
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Curriculum (42 Credit Hours) (Practicum Supervised Hours 135)
|Core courses (12 credits)||Credits|
|N504||Leadership for Advanced Practice Nursing||3|
|N502||Nursing Theory I||3|
|R500||Nursing Research Methods I||3|
|R590 or R699||Scholarly Project (3 credit hours) or Thesis (6 credit hours||3|
|Advanced Practice Knowledge (12 credits)||Credits|
|M560||Enhancing Health Behaviors Through Psycho-Educational Intervention||3|
|R505||Measurement & Data Analysis||3|
|L650||Data Analysis for Clinical & Administrative Decision Making||3|
|Nursing Education (18credits)||Credits|
|T600||Scientific Bases for Clinical Teaching||3|
|T670||Teaching of Nursing||3|
|T617||Evaluation in Nursing||3|
|T679||Nursing Education Practicum||3|
For specific questions about the nursing education track, please contact:
Dr. Pamela Ironside
pamirons [at] indiana [dot] edu
Questions that aren't specific to this track? Please e-mail oesgrads [at] iupui [dot] edu.