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Nursing Leadership

University of the Incarnate Word

M.Sc. Blended
24 months
Duration
1000 USD/credit
1000 USD/credit
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About

Nursing Leadership from University of the Incarnate Word is designed to prepare nurses for roles in executive and advanced healthcare leadership.

Overview

Nursing Leadership from University of the Incarnate Word provides administrative and management theory and skills in order to address organizational issues within complex healthcare systems and community-based agencies. 

Graduates with Nursing Leadership from University of the Incarnate Word will be able to:

  • complete clinical experiences with nurse leaders 
  • develop expertise in financial management, strategic planning and navigating a range of issues encountered in healthcare organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Nursing Leadership Theory
  • Nursing Research
  • Program Development & Evaluation
  • Healthcare Econ & Financial Mgmt
  • QI for Nurse Leaders
  • Health Policy
  • Adv Organizational Leadership

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

31 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.
2.5

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.
83
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 baccalaureate degree with a major in nursing from a nationally accredited program college/university with a minimum overall GPA of 2.5 and combined Nursing GPA of 3.0
  • A minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate coursework
  • A current unencumbered license to practice nursing in the State of Texas or one of the compact states recognized by the State of Texas
  • A course in basic statistics and a nursing course in basic physical assessment skills with a grade or "C" or better
  • A minimum of one year of relevant experience in professional nursing is preferred
  • Three satisfactory references 
  • Official transcripts sent from each college/university attended 
  • Submit a personal statement, CV/resume and copy of current RN License to NurisngCAS.
  • Official immunization records
  • CPR certification (American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers or American Red Cross)
  • Criminal background check
  • OSHA, HIPAA and PPE training will be provided to the student upon enrollment in the program

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1000 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1000 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1000 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1000 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Tuition per credit hour + fees

Funding

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