The Master of Science in Nursing with emphasis in Nursing Education is designed for those who have earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and want to become a nurse educator. The current nursing shortage will continue for the foreseeable future, which makes education in the health care fielda critical area that the health care industry must address.
After completing your MSN, you can teach nursing students, helping them develop the skills and expertise necessary to step into nursing leadership roles. The effect that one teacher has can be enormous. With years of experience, you can help produce a significant number of new registered nurses who can help alleviate the pressure on health care organizations and provide quality health services to an ever-increasing number of patients.
Graduates of the MSN program with emphasis in Nursing Education will:
- Analyze moral, ethical, and legal issues that impact the delivery of nursing care and nursing education in a diverse, global world
- Integrate theory, research, and practice using critical thinking and effective problem solving for the advancement of the nursing profession
- Utilize technological media to educate and communicate collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders throughout the global world
- Synthesize principles of education, innovative methodologies, and learning approaches to achieve curricular outcomes
- Model professional, scholarly, and leadership behaviors that foster clinical reasoning and lifelong learning