Nursing Education

Barry University

990 USD/credit
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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

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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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

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
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 990 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    990 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 990 USD per credit and a duration of  .


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