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Nursing (Nursing Administration)

Loma Linda University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
795 USD/module
795 USD/module
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Tuition fee
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About

Prepares nurses for administration/leadership in health care settings.

Overview

The Nursing Administration concentration prepares nurses for leadership in a variety of organizational settings. The curriculum draws from the practice of nursing, management and related fields, and includes administrative, research and clinical components. It provides for learning in an environment that fosters autonomy, flexibility and creative scholarship. An intensive practicum provides the opportunity to develop and test skills in real-life settings with emphasis on critical thinking.

Students may be admitted any academic term during the year, part-time study is available, and courses are offered to accommodate working nurses. The graduate will be prepared for the certification by the American Nurses Association as a Nurse Executive, Advanced.

The curriculum draws from the practice of nursing, management and related fields, and includes administrative, research and clinical components. The NA program provides for learning in an environment that fosters autonomy, flexibility and creative scholarship.

An intensive practicum provides the opportunity to develop and test skills in real-life settings with emphasis on critical thinking.

Possible Careers: Nurse manager, administrator, or executive

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Role and Collaboration
  • Theoretical Foundations for Evidence-based Practice
  • Health Care Systems Leadership
  • Health Systems Policy Development and Advocacy
  • Health Systems Finance
  • Intermediate Stats for Translational Nursing Research
  • Translational Research for Advanced Practice
  • Bioethics and Society
  • Ethical Issues in Public Health
  • Christian Social Ethics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

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.
3

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.
80
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

  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited program
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0, both cumulative and in nursing courses
  • Current RN license
  • Application with personal essay
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Official transcripts for all college credits
  • Interview by faculty members in the School of Nursing
  • One year of RN experience is required prior to entering clinical courses
  • Nursing experience is preferred in the area of desired clinical option
  • Each applicant's clinical experience will be individually evaluated.
  • Health Science Reasoning Test
  • Essay on future nursing role

Tuition Fee

  • International

    795 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 795 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    795 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 795 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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