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Oklahoma Baptist University

Master Online
18 months
Duration
550 USD/credit
550 USD/credit
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About

Building on a professional nursing education at the undergraduate level, the mission of the Nursing program of Oklahoma Baptist University is to prepare advanced nurses for delivery of health care with diverse populations and leadership roles in rapidly changing health care systems.

Overview

This is accomplished through the integration of advanced professional knowledge and Judeo-Christian beliefs.

The courses of the Nursing program of Oklahoma Baptist University are offered online. Complete your course from the comfort of your own home or anywhere you need to be. Within OBU’s MSN, students are given the opportunity to choose the track in which three of their classes center on: Nursing Education and Global/Public Health.

Designed for Working Adults

  • Degree can be completed in as little as 18 months
  • Classes designed to be taken one at a time

Choose Three Courses

As students begin their MSN, they have the opportunity to choose the topic of three out of their 11 courses. These three courses will assist in broadening their knowledge in a particular focus area. These courses allow students to gain an edge in the nursing industry. These courses center on the following tracks:

Nursing Education Track

Advance your nursing career. Become an innovative leader in health care. Impact future generations of nurses. You can do this in only 18 months! At Oklahoma Baptist University’s Graduate School, students in the Master of Science in Nursing degree program learn nursing education principles and skills in an exciting, contemporary environment. Learn more about the MSN in Nursing Education.

Global/Public Health Track

This degree track is designed for individuals who wish to step into leadership positions in international health organizations or cross-cultural healthcare settings within the United States or overseas. Graduates will gain the expertise and experience needed to practice in settings focused on population-based approaches to improve the health of diverse communities. This degree will prepare a generation of nurses to serve more effectively and sustainably in cross-cultural settings. Learn more about the MSN in Global/Public Health.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Care and Nursing Informatics
  • Nursing Research: Evidence for Nursing Practice
  • Philosophical Foundations of Professional Nursing
  • Nursing Leadership and Health Policy
  • Health Assessment
  • Pharmacology Applications

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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

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.
80
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and have completed a basic statistics course.
  • Current license to practice professional nursing in the United States
  • Successful completion of a basic statistics course
  • A baccalaureate degree with an upper division major in nursing from a program accredited by an approved nursing accrediting body
  • A minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 in the last 60 hours of coursework toward the undergraduate nursing degree
  • One-year work experience as a registered nurse is preferred but not required. 
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores
  • Passport copy
  • Transcripts and degree evaluation

Work experience

  • One-year work experience as a registered nurse is preferred but not required. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    550 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 550 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    550 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 550 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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