Program Student Learning Outcomes
The graduate of the Nursing Science program at University of Alaska Anchorage is prepared to:
- Engage in scholarly inquiry, including evaluation and application of evidence-based research to advanced nursing practice or leadership.
- Practice in a manner that incorporates ethical, legal, and professional standards for advanced nursing practice or nursing leadership.
- Collaborate across disciplines and in partnership with communities, groups, families and individuals through culturally sensitive practice.
- Demonstrate competence and caring in the professional nurse role to serve as a provider, leader, and educator in the health care system.
- Articulate a plan for self-directed, lifelong learning and professional development.
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- Advanced Practice Informatics
- Role Development in Advanced Nursing
- Advanced Nursing Leadership
- Nursing Health Policy
- Knowledge Development for Advanced Nursing Practice
- Practice Inquiry: The Nature of Evidence
- Statistics for Advanced Practice
- 12 months
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DisciplinesNursing Health Sciences View 1569 other Masters in Health Sciences in United States
- Bachelor or graduate degree in nursing from a program accredited by the Accreditation for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
- Minimum undergraduate or graduate GPA of 3.00 (B) on a 4.00 scale. A student who does not have a minimum GPA of 3.00 may substitute their graduate UAA GPA (based on completion of three graduate core courses and earning a 3.00 or higher in each course).
- Minimum grade of 2.00 (C) in an undergraduate or graduate research methods course and a statistics course that covers descriptive and inferential statistics.
- Registered professional nurse license in the state of Alaska. License must remain active and unencumbered while in the School of Nursing (SON) graduate program.
- Minimum of one year of full-time clinical experience as a registered nurse.
International1079 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1079 USD per credit during 12 months.
National1079 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1079 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State513 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 513 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for Anchorage
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