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Master of Science in Nursing/Nurse Administrator

Kaplan University

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Description

Ideal for those individuals who are looking to gain the knowledge and the skills that are needed for taking their health care career to the next level, the online Master of Science in Nursing/Nurse Administrator was specifically created to prepare students for taking on leadership position within any health care organization or nursing education program.

As the field of health care continues grow, so does the need for individuals who are have the knowledge and skills that are needed for assuming administrative, faculty, or staff development roles.

This fully online nursing degree program offers its students:

  • A balanced core curriculum and specialized courses in organizational theory, health care finance, human resources, and information and health care technologies
  • A requisite practicum experience designed to help you put your knowledge to work with a mentor in the health care organization or school of your choice
  • A required evidence-based project proposal that gives you an opportunity to document your learning experience
  • Up-to-date information and techniques taught by practicing professionals who have doctorate degrees in the fields they teach

The core courses of this online degre in nusing administration have been specifically created to to focus on nursing theory, evidence-based decision making, health policy, financing and organization of the health care delivery system, advanced practice issues, ethics, health promotion and disease prevention, and biostatistics.

Focused on the principles of personnel management, policy development and implementation, budgeting, and the use of information technology in advanced nursing roles, this online degree in nursing degree will enable its students for a variety of high-level positions.

Graduates of this online program will have gained the broad knowledge that is needed for succeeding in an administrative or managerial position and leadership role within any hospitals, community centers, and long-term care facilities.

A requisite residency program helps you put your knowledge to work with a mentor in the health care organization or school of your choice. Students will also be required to submit a culminating experience in the form of a evidence-based project proposal or thesis.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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