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Nursing Innovation

Drexel University

Master Online
12 months
Duration
997 USD/credit
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About

The Nursing Innovation program of Drexel University is an advanced nursing degree designed for nurses who seek to re-invent and transform nursing practice in today's tumultuous health care system. Graduates explore issues and innovations in nursing practice while filling problem-solving roles as clinicians, educators, administrators and clinical scientists.

Overview

Graduates explore issues and innovations in nursing practice while filling problem-solving roles as clinicians, educators, administrators and clinical scientists. Others choose to move toward the business environment of healthcare.

The Nursing Innovation program of Drexel University is an exclusive program for highly-disciplined and independent-thinking nurses whose career objectives may not be met by a traditional graduate nursing curriculum or career. The program emphasizes entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial approaches to advanced nursing practices and focuses on models, methods, environments and processes that will give you the tools to redesign and improve healthcare systems big and small. It offers a flexible, but rigorous curriculum, including a substantial capstone project that demonstrates innovation and pushing the creative boundaries in nursing practice.

Features

  • The master's degree in nursing at Drexel University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Synchronous online lectures are offered in a highly-interactive online learning method that challenges and engages
  • An experienced and board certified faculty from Drexel's acclaimed College of Nursing and Health Professions
  • Three-year tuition lock for those who complete the program within 3 years

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Confronting Issues in Contemporary Health Care Environments
  • Advanced Ethical Decision Making in Health Care
  • Quality and Safety in Healthcare
  • Research Methods and Biostatistics
  • Evaluation and Translation of Health Research
  • Innovation in Advanced Nursing Practice: Theory and Application

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

45 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.
79
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 from a program fully accredited by the National League of Nursing (NLN/ACEN) or the American Association Colleges of Nursing (AACN/CCNE)
  • Nurses with a non-nursing bachelor's may consider applying for the RN-BSN-MSN program to earn both a BSN and MSN concurrently, or apply to the RN to MSN Bridge Program
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Those with a lower GPA are encouraged to apply, but should ensure that relevant professional experience is included on their resume for evaluation
  • Do you have a 3.5 GPA or higher? If so, you can waive your letters of recommendation.
  • A current, unrestricted United States RN license

Tuition Fee

  • International

    997 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 997 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    997 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 997 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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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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