Master of Science in Nursing | MSN | Generalist | Methodist College

Master of Science in Nursing - Generalist Option

Today's professional nurses continually seek opportunities to learn and grow in their career. Whether through continuing education programs or pursing advanced degrees, nurses must be prepared to respond to the ever-changing demands of today's healthcare environment.

The Methodist College Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree is a generalist degree that allows students the opportunity to select specific courses  to meet their educational and professional goals. Twenty-one (21) credits of foundational course work meet the core requirements of a master's degree in nursing as specified by The Essentials of Master's Education in Nursing of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing

Students  complete the foundational courses and then elect an additional minimum fourteen (14) credits of nurse educator and/or nurse leader executive courses to complete the minimum 34 credit master's degree. 

MSN Nurse Educator  Foundational Courses MSN Nurse Leader Executive
N5313 Advanced Health Assessment 3cr N5303 Theoretical Foundations of Nursing 3cr N6433 Financial Management for the Nurse Executive 3cr
N5343 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 3cr N6302 Informatics in Nursing Practice and Nursing Education 2cr N5353 Human Resources 3cr
N5333 Advanced Pathophysiology 3cr N6303 Roles, Issues, and Public Health Policy 3cr N5304 Performance Improvement 4cr
N6412 Assessment and Evaluation of Student Learning for the Nurse Educator 2cr N6313 Leading Change in Healthcare and Healthcare Education 3cr N6423 Strategic Planning  3cr
 
N6413 Curriculum Development & Instructional Design
3
N6323 Scientific Inquiry I 3cr N6301 Professional Dimensions of the Advanced Generalist Professional 1cr
N6301 Professional Dimensions of the Advanced Generalist Professional 1 N6333 Scientific Inquiry II 3cr    

 
N6343 Internship in Advanced Nurse Generalist

3cr

   
 Total Credits 15cr Total Credits 20cr Total Credits 14cr
Total credits for Masters of Science in Nursing Generalist = minimum of 34 credit hours 

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Other Graduate Programs:

Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Educator

Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Leader Executive

Master of Science in Nursing - Prelicensure