At the completion of the Nursing program at La Salle University the student will be able to:
- Integrate advanced theoretical, research-based, scientific, and clinical knowledge into clinical practice to provide nursing care to diverse clients.
- Practice independently and collaboratively with an interprofessional team while delivering direct and indirect care services in various types of health care systems.
- Use research findings from nursing and other disciplines as a basis for clinical decision-making to improve practice and to formulate health policy.
- Use ethical decision-making to promote the well-being of individuals, families, health care professionals in local, national, and international communities.
- Utilize evidence-based practice recommendations and professional standards of care to promote health, prevent disease and improve the health status of individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations.
- Demonstrate communication skills, including health information management to enhance the quality of care provided at individual and aggregate levels.
- Demonstrate safe, effective assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation skills in caring for individuals and groups while working in interprofessional collaborative relationships.
- Provide culturally competent care to all persons regardless of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, socioeconomic status, culture, health care beliefs, and religion.
- Function as a leader and change agent in nursing and in health care delivery systems particularly to insure quality care for vulnerable and underserved populations.
- Demonstrate responsibility and accountability for ongoing professional development
- Safety Strategies for Health Care Delivery Systems
- The School Nurse and the Exceptional Child
- Advanced Nursing Roles in Healthcare
- Field Study in Public Health Nursing
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- Apply before
34 to 59
DisciplinesPublic Health Nursing View 1580 other Masters in Public Health in United States
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Evidence of successful academic achievement in completing a baccalaureate degree in nursing from an NLNAC- or CCNE-accredited program or the MSN Bridge program for those R.N.s with a non-nursing baccalaureate degree.
- Part of the application process includes an interview. Interviews with selected candidates are scheduled following committee review of the completed application.
- Current verified R.N. licensure in the United States.
- One year of relevant clinical experience as a registered nurse.
- Completed online Application for Admission which includes:
- Personal statement articulating professional values, future educational goals, and the reason for your track selection
- Name and contact information for two recommenders (either supervisors or professors)
- Employment history or professional resume
International28730 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 845 USD per credit during 12 months.
National28730 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 845 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for Philadelphia
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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