Master of Science in Nursing Education

Master of Science in Nursing–Education

Take your nursing experience into the classroom and learn how to prepare the next generation of nurses.

A Master of Science in Nursing–Education degree prepares you for rewarding and innovative roles in nursing education.

This program focuses on practical applications of the latest educational theories while developing leadership skills that will serve graduates in and out of the classroom.

Our online course options offer maximum flexibility for working students and adult learners. The online work is supplemented by three sessions on campus to help students gain the experience they need to be great teachers.


Master of Science in Nursing-Education Total Credits: 34

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
NHE 531Curriculum Design3
NHE 532Teaching Strategies3
NHE 611Educational Assessment3
NUR 612Advanced Physical Assessment, Pathophysiology, and Pharmacology I3
NUR 613Advanced Physical Assessment, Pathophysiology, and Pharmacology II3
NUR 630Applied Practice in Nursing Education3
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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