The online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program curriculum combines scholarly inquiry with evidence-based practice focused on improving patient outcomes. Explore health policy and advocacy, health informatics, emergent technologies and the ways these tools are used to shape decision-making, implement plans, measure quality and assess outcomes.
Nurse Educator Concentration
Nurse Educators play a vital role preparing other nurses to handle the intricacies of quality care while also educating patients about medications, managing illness and staying healthy.
Coursework in this concentration covers teaching and learning theory, curriculum evaluation and instructional design that you can adapt to the needs of your specific audience. The program:
Nurse Executive Leader Concentration
The Nurse Executive Leader concentration is for nurses who aspire to management and high-level administrative roles. In this concentration you will:
Discover the Benedictine Difference
We dont just tell you how we are different we show you. Students admitted into our program are able to acclimate themselves to the online learning environment before their first day of class in our engaging Success Strategies Course. The course is a live simulation in which students can review lesson plans, post to discussion boards, complete practice homework assignments and get to know their fellow classmates and faculty.
Why Choose Benedictine Online?
Online Master of Science in Nursing Curriculum
Nurse Educator Concentration Courses
Nurse Executive Leader Concentration Courses
Why Benedictine Online?
Each university in the Unites States of America sets its own admission standards so there isn't the same criteria for all the students and the university can decide which applicants meet those standards. The fee for each application is between $35 to $100.
After the selections of the universities you want to attend, the best of all would be to contact each university for an application form and more admission information for the international students. Moreover, for a graduate or postgraduate program it's necessary to verify the admission requirements. Some programs require that you send your application directly to their department.
Admissions decisions are based on students's academic record and different test scores, such as TOEFL, the SAT or ACT (for undergraduate programs) and GRE or GMAT (for graduate programs). Admission decision is based on your academic results and motivation.
Students must have an undergraduate degree from a program accredited by a nationally recognized accrediting agency for nursing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75. Must be licensed as a registered nurse (RN) in the United States.International students must complete evaluation by Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE) or Educational Perspectives to assess prior learning in other countries as it compares to U.S. education.All international students must demonstrate they have met the English proficiency requirements for the degree program to which they are applying. Students applying to graduate programs must meet one of the following requirements:TOEFL Paper Based Test: 550TOEFL Internet Based Test: 78IELTS Exam: 6.0 English Language Requirements IELTS band: 6 TOEFL paper-based test score : 550 TOEFL iBT® test: 78 Technological Requirements You will need a computer with high speed Internet access to successfully complete the requirements for the degree.
Benedictine University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA) and the Master of Science in Nursing program holds accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)