Nursing Education

Framingham State University

1220 USD/module
1220 USD/module
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The Master of Science in Nursing with a concentration in Nursing Education is designed for graduates with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing who wish to expand their careers into education.


The MSN Program will prepare graduates who will be able to:

  • Analyze current trends in advanced pathophysiology, pharmacology, and physical assessment in order to fulfill the role of nurse educator and nurse leader.
  • Evaluate nursing research findings to provide evidence-based guidelines to identify and solve practice and systems problems.
  • Integrate social, ethical, cultural, and interpersonal competencies in the delivery of individualized and comprehensive nursing care at the three levels of preventive health care: primary, secondary, and tertiary.
  • Apply nursing informatics and technology to enhance evidenced-based nursing practice.
  • Examine the role of the nurse leader and nurse educator as it relates to policy and politics in the workplace, organizations, government, community, and healthcare delivery and finance.
  • Role model leadership and education skills through communication, collaboration, and change processes for interdisciplinary team members.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health and Education Resources and Policies
  • Advanced Technology and Nursing Informatics
  • Ethical, Social and Cultural Competencies
  • Essential Preparation for Advanced Nursing Role
  • Nursing Theory and Research 
  • Curriculum Design and Evaluation
  • Course Development and Implementation
  • Advanced Teaching Methods
  • Application of Technology to Education

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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

  • Applicants must complete the online graduate admission application.
  • Applicants must submit the $50.00 application fee.
  • Applicants must have a current unrestricted Massachusetts RN license.
  • Applicants must have earned a baccalaureate of science in nursing (BSN) degree from a regionally accredited college or university which is nationally accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), and/or the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (CNEA); and must submit an official transcript from each college or university attended as an undergraduate or graduate student.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1220 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    1220 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1220 USD per module and a duration of  .


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