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Nursing

Valparaiso University

24 months
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12148 USD/year
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About

The Nursing program at Valparaiso University prepares nurse educators for academic communities and/or health care organizations. 

Overview

The mission of Valparaiso University College of Nursing and Health Professions at the undergraduate and graduate levels is to prepare critically inquiring, competent, professional nurses who embrace truth and learning and who respect Christian values while promoting health for persons in dynamic health care environments. 

Nursing practice incorporates the four metaparadigm concepts: nurse, person, health, and environment. These four components are interconnected in a dynamic, ever-changing milieu.

Learning Outcomes

Graduate from the Nursing program at Valparaiso University will be able to:

  • Synthesize the roles of the nurse educator in academic communities and/or health care organizations
  • Facilitate and evaluate learner achievement of cognitive, affective, and psychomotor outcomes in diverse settings
  • Design curricula and create program outcomes that reflect the dynamic health environment
  • Develop and implement strategies to address the environmental influences of culture, economics, ethics, law, policy, politics, society, and technology on teaching and learning
  • Integrate the processes of scholarship, critical thinking, communication, change, and lifelong learning into the nurse educator role
  • Contribute to the academic community or health care organization, profession, and community as an innovative nurse educator

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Special Topics in Biology (Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology)
  • Pharmacologic Principles for Nurse Educators
  • Advanced Health Assessment for Nurse Educators
  • Organizational and Systems Leadership for Nurse Educators
  • Foundations of Nursing Education
  • Evaluation in Nursing Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

    • Graduate from an accredited college or university
    • Earn a 3.0 GPA (B average) in all undergraduate and/or graduate coursework
    • Submit all required documents for domestic or international citizenship 
      • Valpo’s graduate application
      • Official transcripts from all university courses you’ve taken
      • Two recommendation letters from professors or employers
      • A statement of purpose that describes why you are applying to Valpo, your interest in the degree program, and how it affects your personal and professional development
      • Application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12148 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24296 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    12148 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24296 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Valparaiso

1223 - 1978 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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