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Nursing Education, M.Sc.

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Prepare to assume the roles of teacher, scholar, and collaborator with the MSN in Nursing Education. Contribute to growth in the field through your research and teaching.


The Nurse Educator specialization will prepare you to assume the roles of teacher, scholar, and collaborator. In the role of teacher, you will serve as a leader in curriculum development, clinical, classroom, and other educational settings. In the role of scholar, you will demonstrate clinical expertise and disseminate information by scholarly writing and presentations. In addition, the scholar role incorporates designing, collaborating and utilizing research in nursing education and practice. In the role of collaborator, you will enact and enhance best practices through collaboration with peers, students, administrators, and communities of interest.

When you graduate, you will have the foundational knowledge and skills necessary to engage in an advanced practice role. You will graduate with the ability to:

  • Integrate advanced practice core competences in educational processes
  • Incorporate learning, nursing, and curriculum theories in the design, development, implementation, and evaluation of nursing education programs
  • Implement instructional methods and evaluation for clinical and classroom teaching recognizing the diversity of the learner
  • Apply clinical expertise when conducting educational experiences
  • Integrates principles of evidence-based practice in educational design and implementation
  • Collaborates with diversified groups to promote nursing practice, education, and healthcare
  • Incorporates ethical precepts in education practices
  • Collaborates to promote nursing health care in political or legislative agendas

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Role Development for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Health Promotion/Disease Prevention
  • Advanced Pharmacology
  • Phil/Theoretic Bases of Nursing
  • Advanced Health Assessment/Differential Diagnosis
  • Evidence-Based Inquiry
  • Learning Theory/Curriculum & Course Development
  • Public Policy
  • Teaching & Learning Strategies for Classroom & Clinical

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A baccalaureate or graduate degree in nursing granted from a regionally and professionally accredited or internation- ally recognized college or university. A bachelor’s degree from another discipline will be considered on a case by case basis. 
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended must be submitted directly to Barry University. A current, unrestricted license as a professional registered nurse in the United States. 
  • Out-of-state applicants must be eligible for endorsement by the Florida Board of Nursing. An unrestricted Florida license must be received prior to starting the Program and maintained throughout enrollment in the Program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    990 USD/credit
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  • National

    990 USD/credit
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Living costs for North Miami

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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