M.Sc. Blended

Nursing Education

Framingham State University

12 months
1525 USD/credit 45750 USD/year
1525 USD/credit 45750 USD/year
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The Nursing Education program of Framingham State University is designed for graduates with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing who wish to expand their careers into education.


All courses of the Nursing Education program of Framingham State University are offered in hybrid/blended learning format, combining online with traditional on-campus classroom experiences. The program prepares nurses with a strong theoretical foundation in research, nursing and related theories, healthcare policy, ethics, cultural competency, and informatics/technology as well as practice expertise as a nurse educator.

Program Requirements

This program consists of ten (10) course-credits or 40 semester hours. Students take a Common Core of six (6) courses, and then select a four (4) course concentration in either Nursing Education or Nursing Leadership. A thesis, an evidence-based research project/paper, will be completed as part of the requirements for the Common Core courses.


The master’s degree in nursing at Framingham State University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Curriculum Design and Evaluation
  • Course Development and Implementation
  • Advanced Teaching Methods
  • Application of Technology to Education
  • Health and Education Resources and Policies
  • Advanced Technology and Nursing Informatics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online graduate admission application
  • $50.00 application fee
  • A current unrestricted Massachusetts RN license
  • A baccalaureate of science in nursing (BSN) degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • An official transcript from each college or university attended as an undergraduate or graduate student
  • QPA or at least 3.00 on a 4.00 scale, and a minimum of a 3.25 QPA in undergraduate nursing courses
  • Applicants who do not meet the above criteria for undergraduate QPA may be asked to take the Miller Analogies Test
  • An undergraduate course in statistics with a minimum grade of C (2.00 on a 4.00 scale).
  • A personal interview with the Nursing Chairperson or Graduate Program Coordinator.
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • 300-word personal statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1525 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    45750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1525 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Framingham

1322 - 2737 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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