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Nursing Leadership in Healthcare Systems

University at Buffalo

M.Sc.
18 months
Duration
25120 USD/year
25120 USD/year
23340 USD/year
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About

The Master's program in Nursing Leadership in Healthcare Systems, educates the baccalaureate-prepared registered nurse to assume middle and upper level management positions in a variety of health care systems and settings. This program is offered by the University at Buffalo. 

Overview

The curriculum articulates with the School of Public Health and Health Professions and the School of Management, to provide an interdisciplinary approach in addressing issues and challenges of continuous change and quality management, facing contemporary and future complex health care systems. 

At the University at Buffalo we offer a master degree in Nursing Leadership in Healthcare Systems. Clinical practicum experiences are individually designed to provide students with opportunities to develop and apply evidence-based leadership concepts and techniques.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Conceptual Foundations                                         
  • Applied Informatics to Evaluate Health Care Outcomes
  • Evaluating Research Evidence for Health Care 
  • New Models in Health Care Delivery
  • Interpreting Health Care Policy
  • Strategic & Operations Management in Health Care

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

41 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree (or higher) or the equivalent from an accredited/government recognized college or university. Most such degrees will be four or more years in length; UB recognizes some three-year degrees, but not all
  • A B-grade (GPA of 3.0) or higher from your bachelor's degree (or equivalent) courses. Grade point averages from non-U.S. universities will be evaluated by UB's Office of International Admissions
  • Appropriate standardized test scores (DAT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MAT, MCAT, PCAT, etc.). Not all programs require test scores. See the official academic test scores section below for more information
  • Letters of recommendation
  • An internship or relevant work experience (for some programs)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12560 USD per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    25120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12560 USD per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • In-State

    23340 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11670 USD per semester and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

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