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 Department of Nursing

What You'll Learn


The Master of Science in Nursing program prepares professional nurses for advanced practice roles and for doctoral study. Students will:

  • Translate current research evidence to improve policies, procedures and practices in clinical and educational settings
  • Employ communication technologies and information systems to improve outcomes in nursing education and in practice settings
  • Demonstrate organizational and systems leadership in nursing education and in clinical practice to improve the quality of care to patients.
  • Demonstrate high-quality nursing care and educational standards in the design and delivery of healthcare services to vulnerable and underserved populations.
  • Incorporate legal and ethical principles in clinical practice and nursing education.