MSN Program Overview

48 Quarter Credit Hours (The approximate time to complete the program will vary according to the start and end dates of a cohort and ranges from 24 – 25 months including school and national holidays, breaks between terms and a two-week break in December.) This program is delivered completely online.


Course Number and TitleClassroom/Lecture Clock HoursTotal Credit HoursEligible for credit transfer (Yes/No)
NUR 5000 Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing303Yes
NUR 5001 Advanced Pathopharmacology303Yes
NUR 5002 Advanced Health Assessment303Yes
NUR 5010 Trends in Contemporary Nursing303Yes
NUR 5020 Transcultural Nursing303Yes
NUR 5025 Epidemiology303Yes
NUR 5026 Healthcare Economics303Yes
NUR 5027 Leadership and Management in Nursing303Yes
NUR 5028 Analysis of Research Data in Nursing303Yes
NUR 5029 Nursing Research Methodologies303Yes
NUR 5031 Nurse Educator - Roles, Responsibilities, and Relationships303Yes
NUR 5032 Teaching Strategies for the Nurse Educator303Yes
NUR 5033 Curriculum Design and Evidence-Based Practice Implementation303Yes
NUR 5034 Student Assessment and Evaluation in Nursing Education303Yes
NUR 5060 Capstone I (Directed Research) 202No
NUR 5070 Capstone II (Directed Research) 404No
Total Required to Graduate48048
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC): 29-1141
Employment/Job Title: Registered Nurses
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC): 11-9111
Employment/Job Title: Medical and Health Services Managers