ARCHIVED 2007-2008 Graduate Catalog 
    
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ARCHIVED 2007-2008 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) Nurse Educator


The Master of Science degree in Nursing (M.S.N.), Nurse Educator, prepares nurses in an advanced practice role with competency in one of three educational areas: academic educator, staff educator, or patient educator. The three-year program requires 38 to 39 semester hours of graduate course work including a 3 credit hour practicum. The total number of required hours depends on whether the thesis option is selected. A written comprehensive exam will be required during the final semester. The research requirement is a two-hour project that is to be completed during the final semesters of the program. Students selecting the thesis option will be exempt from the research project requirement.