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Clinical Nurse Leader

Southern Connecticut State University

Master
24 months
Duration
12244 USD/year
6072 USD/year
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About

Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, the Department of Nursing offers a graduate program leading to the Master of Science degree with tracks in nursing education, clinical nurse leader and family nurse practitioner. 

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Overview

Upon completion of the Master of Science Degree or post master 's FNP, Nurse Educator, or CNL Certificate Programs, the graduate will be prepared to:

  • Use nursing theory and specialized knowledge in the functional roles of Nurse Educator, Family Nurse Practitioner, or CNL.
  • Synthesize concepts from nursing, education, and other disciplines to influence professional practice.
  • Provide leadership within nursing and the health care delivery system for the improvement of client care.
  • Conduct and/or use research which contributes to the development of the discipline of nursing.
  • Continue professional growth through continuing education, specialty certification, and /or doctoral study in nursing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nursing Theories and Conceptual Models
  • Transforming Nursing Practice through Leadership, Policy and Advocacy
  • Legal Issues in Healthcare
  • Healthcare Informatics for Nursing Practice 
  • Research in Nursing 
  • Advanced Health Assessment 
  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Pharmacology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

42 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
3 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
80 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are required to have a 3.0* quality point ratio in their baccalaureate program in nursing and a total cumulative GPA of 3.0 for all post high school education. Applicants must have completed undergraduate baccalaureate level courses in statistics, nursing research methods, and health assessment with at least a "C" in each. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12244 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12244 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    6072 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6072 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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