Master of Science in Nursing Administration

Master of Science in Nursing–Administration

Advance your nursing career with a master’s degree focused on developing health care’s next leaders.

Set yourself up for career advancement and leadership opportunities by earning a Master’s Degree in Nursing–Administration.

The Master of Science in Nursing–Administration program focuses on the latest in health care policy, finance and organizational management to build a skillset that goes beyond clinical care. You’ll develop the leadership skills you need to guide teams of nurses as they deliver valuable care. You’ll establish the policy expertise required to make decisions about how nursing programs operate.

This program is designed to advance your career and won’t ask you to put it on hold. The online work is supplemented by two sessions on campus to help students gain the experience they need.

Curriculum

Master of Science in Nursing–Administration Total Credits: 34

CoursesCredits
IPC 500Introduction to Graduate StudiesNC
IPC 501*Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in a Diverse Society3
IPC 502*Innovation and Technology3
IPC 511*Graduate Research3
IPC 512*Health Care Policy and Finance3
IPC 550*Integrating Experience INC
IPC 601*Leadership in Healthcare3
IPC 650*Integrating Experience II1
NHA 521Health Systems Organization and Management3
NHA 522Organizational Behavior and Process Improvement in Health Care3
NHA 601Quantitative Business Analysis3
NHA 602Strategic Planning3
NUR 620Applied Practice in Nursing Administration3
Elective3
Total Combined Credits34
*Interprofessional collaborative core course
NC = Non-Credit Bearing

The master’s degree programs in nursing at Pennslyvania College of Health Sciences are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. See more accreditation information.

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