Nursing (MS) - Clinical Systems Leadership (BSN Admission)
This program builds on clinical nursing experience to develop nurse leaders with heightened competencies in delivering patient-centered care that is comprehensive, coordinated and compassionate with emphasis on patient advocacy through systems leadership. The graduate will be prepared to provide leadership in a variety of practice environments and to influence the delivery of complex healthcare to patients across the trajectory of illness to achieve optimal health outcomes. Currently licensed RNs with a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing follow a 14-month curriculum to earn a Master of Science in Clinical Systems Leadership.
Minimum unit requirements: 31
The College of Nursing at theColorado Heights Universityoffers a variety of programs at the graduate level. Programs are available for students pursuing a first degree in nursing, as well as students interested in advancing in the professional as leaders, advanced practice nurses, and nurse researchers. Please visit the College of Nursing's website for detailed information about our college, faculty and programs.
NURS 521 - Evidence-Based Practice Improvement
NURS 540 - Health Promotion and Risk Reduction
NURS 543 - Health Information and Patient Care Technologies
NURS 545 - Healthcare Environments and Care Coordination
NURS 640 - Healthcare Business Dynamics
NURS 653 - Healing Enviornments and Practices
NURS 654 - Quality and Safety Management
NURS 660 - Clinical Systems Leadership Immersion
This program requires 30 credits to complete. Students may choose either a full-time or part-time option, and all courses are offered online. Please contact our advisors for program requirements.
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Please refer to the Graduate Student Handbook for students who are pursuing this program of study.
We do not accept terminal masters, all applications must be for the PhD program
Required test(s): GRE
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Domestic & International Applicants
International applicants will not be considered for conditional admission by this program.
The GRE Institution Code for The Colorado Heights University is 4832