Methodist College Graduate School

Methodist College currently offers several options for students to obtain a Master of Science in Nursing.

The Methodist College Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) allows students the opportunity to select specific courses to meet their educational and professional goals.  The program provides twenty-one (21) credits of foundational course work to meet the core requirements of a master's degree in nursing as specified by The Essentials of Master's Education. Each student will complete these foundational courses and then elect an additional fourteen (14) credits to complete either an MSN (Generalist Option), MSN Nurse Educator, or MSN Nurse Leader Executive. (Students in the MSN-Prelicensure will take the 21 credits of foundation course work and the required curriculum to be prepared to sit for the licensure exam to become a registered nurse.)

To complete a Master of Science in Nursing- Nurse Leader Executive degree the students with  completes 21 credits of foundational courses to meet the core requirements of a master's degree in nursing as specified by The Essentials of Master's Education, and an additional 14 credits of focused nurse leader executive courses to complete the 35 credit master's degree.

To complete the existing Master of Science in Nursing- Nurse Educator degree the student completes 21 credits of foundational courses to meet the core requirements of a master's degree in nursing as specified by The Essentials of Master's Education, and an additional 14 credits of nurse educator courses to complete the 35 credit master's degree.

To complete a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) - Generalist Option degree the student completes 21 credits of foundational courses to meet the core requirements of a master's degree in nursing as specified by The Essentials of Master's Education, and selects an additional 14 credits of nurse educator and nurse leader executive courses to complete the 35 credit master's degree. 

**NEW** - The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) - Prelicensure degree is for individuals with a bachelor's degree in another subject, who want to become registered nurses and earn a Master of Science in Nursing degree for career opportunities or to pursue doctoral studies. Students in the MSN-Prelicensure will take the 21 credits of foundation course work and the required curriculum to be prepared to sit for the licensure exam to become a registered nurse.

Master of Science in Nursing - Generalist Option

Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Educator

Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Leader Executive

Master of Science in Nursing - Prelicensure

Master of Science in Nursing - Admission Requirements

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