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Nursing Education, MSN

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #561 (QS) Online
Drexel's accredited online MSN: Nursing Education prepares nurses to work as educators and faculty for nursing programs at all education levels.

About

Drexel's accredited online MSN: Nursing Education prepares nurses to work as educators and faculty for nursing programs at all education levels. This exemplary program integrates theories specific to adult learning, curriculum design and evaluation of courses and programs, critical thinking, clinical and classroom techniques, preparation for the role of the nursing professor, and focuses on preparing you to successfully pass the new Certified Nursing Educator Exam.

Additionally, the program instructs you on how to teach either in the classroom or via online modules and to utilize new and innovative technologies in both environments to educate tomorrow's nurses. You'll complete two role practicum experiences in teaching, providing ample opportunity to apply theory to practice.

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • The master's degree in nursing at Drexel University is accredited by theCommission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • An experienced and board certified faculty from Drexel's acclaimed College of Nursing and Health Professions that is actively involved in modern clinical research
  • A highly-interactive online learning method that challenges and engages students while remaining convenient for working nurses
  • Flexible scheduling of clinical practicum in a variety of settings

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Information, Innovation & Technology in Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Quality and Safety in Healthcare
  • Confronting Issues in Contemporary Health Care Environments
  • Advanced Ethical Decision Making in Health Care
  • Research Methods and Biostatistics
  • Evaluation and Translation of Health Research

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Credits
    46 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      Regular mandatory meetings
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Online group works/assignments

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • A completed application
  • Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended
  • Two professional letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement (800 to 1,600 words) 
  • Resume including specific details of your responsibilities and job experiences
  • A copy of your United States RN license (License verification from your nursing license registry website is acceptable)

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!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    968 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 968 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    968 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 968 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Funding

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