Nursing - Individualized Online, M.Sc. | Part time online | The University of Maine | United States
M.Sc. Online

Nursing - Individualized Online

24 months
590 USD/credit 10325 USD/year
590 USD/credit 10325 USD/year
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The Nursing - Individualized Online program from The University of Maine prepares students to provide leadership in complex healthcare systems, promote environments that foster professional development, and create positive patient outcomes. 


Graduates from Nursing - Individualized Online will be able to:

  • Evaluate and integrate a wide range of theories from nursing and related disciplines to provide high quality, culturally sensitive, and ethically-based patient-centered care
  • Demonstrate leadership, professional accountability, and commitment to lifelong learning in nursing
  • Partner with colleagues and patients to promote health and to prevent injury and illness
  • Apply evidence from research and best practice models to care and evaluate outcomes
  • Proficiently use technology and information systems to enhance knowledge, team communication, reduce errors, establish differential diagnosis, and support decision making
  • Incorporate ethical principles, legal and regulatory mandates, and professional standards
  • Advocate for improving healthcare and health outcomes by analyzing social, political, and economic factors


The University of Maine's students can develop a custom program of study in:
  • Gerontology
  • Healthcare Management
  • Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety
  • Healthcare Leadership and Management
  • Public Health
  • Nutrition
  • Or other custom program

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Theory Development in Nursing 
  • Nursing Research 
  • Ethical Inquiry in Healthcare 
  • Health Policy, Politics, and Practice 
  • Family in Health and Illness 
  • Advanced Health Appraisal and Physical Assessment 
  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Curriculum and Course Development and Evaluation in Nursing Education 
  • Healthcare Leadership, and Management 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

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Rolling admission


35 SCH




Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A B.S. in Nursing  from a CCNE or NLN accredited program
  • A Physical Assessment course with at least a B
  • A college-level statistics course with at least a B
  • A college-level research methods course with at least a B
  • Experience as a Registered Nurse
  • Licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Maine or multi-state compact license (by date of admission)
  • A pre-admission meeting with nursing faculty to discuss goals and program of study
  • An online application
  • An essay using the guidelines set by the Graduate School of Nursing
  • Official academic transcripts
  • Current resume with contact information for 3 references

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10325 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 590 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    10325 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 590 USD per credit during 24 months.

per credit hour


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.

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