Nursing With a Concentration in Chronic Care Management

Georgia Southern University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
277 USD/credit
277 USD/credit
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The Master of Science in Nursing program with a concentration in chronic care management provides the student with the education and skill set to evaluate chronic care conditions across the lifespan with a specific focus on those affecting clients of managed care eligibility.  


Students will be able to build a network partnership throughout healthcare service networks, develop chronic care management resources, and meet the CMS criteria for chronic care management reimbursement services.  The program is 26 credit hours in length including 270 applied clinical hours and is designed to be completed in one calendar year of full-time study.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Chronic Care Management I
  • Family Health Promotion for APRN
  • Chronic Care and Pharmacology Management II
  • Health Care Organization and Policy for APRN
  • Differential Diagnoses, Pathology and Scientific Medical Terminology
  • Chronic Care Management and Advanced Health 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits



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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN) or its equivalent from a college accredited by the appropriate accrediting association.
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (on 4.0 scale) in all prior nursing studies.
  • Current Georgia RN license.  Out-of-state students must obtain a Georgia RN license.
  • Prerequisite undergraduate statistics course or a statistically oriented methodology course.
  • Submission/completion of documentation:
  • College of Graduate Studies application
  • Georgia Southern Health Services form
  • Proof of current malpractice liability insurance
  • Proof of American Heart Association Level C (2 person-BLS) CPR certification
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • School of Nursing Student Health Appraisal forms

Tuition Fee

  • International

    277 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 277 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    277 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 277 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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Nursing With a Concentration in Chronic Care Management
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