Nursing Department

 

SCHOOL OF NURSING

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN NURSING PROGRAM

 

SAMPLE DEGREE PLANS

HEALTH SYSTEMS LEADERSHIP

LEADER / MANAGER ROLE

 

Four Semester Plan (36 Hours)

Course Number

Course Name

Hours

Course Number

Course Name

Hours

Semester I

Semester II

N6000

Caring and the Advanced Practice of Nursing

2-0-2

N6400

Scholarly Inquiry in Nursing

3-0-3

N6100

Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice

3-0-3

N6601

 

Role of the Nurse as Leader/Manager

3-0-3

N6300

Health Care Delivery Systems

3-0-3

 

Cognate*

3-0-3

Semester III

Semester IV

N6602

Problem Solving in Health Systems Leadership

3-0-3

N6603

Outcomes Evaluation in Health Systems Leadership

3-0-3

N6687

Health Systems Leadership Role Practicum I

0-4-2

N6887

Health Systems Leadership Role Practicum II

0-4-2

 

Graduate Statistics

3-0-3

 

Cognate*

3-0-3

N6987

 

N6999

Project

or

Thesis

3

 

Variable

1-6

 

 

N6999

 

 

Thesis

 

 

Variable

1-6

 

Six Semester Plan (36 Hours)

Course Number

Course Name

Hours

Course Number

Course Name

Hours

Semester I

Semester II

N6000

Caring and the Advanced Practice of Nursing

2-0-2

N6400

Scholarly Inquiry in Nursing

3-0-3

N6100

Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice

3-0-3

 

Cognate*

3-0-3

Semester III

Semester IV

N6300

Health Care Delivery Systems

3-0-3

N6601

Role of the Nurse as Leader/Manager

3-0-3

 

Graduate Statistics

3-0-3

 

Cognate *

3-0-3

Semester V

Semester VI

N6602

Problem Solving in Health Systems Leadership

3-0-3

N6603

Outcomes Evaluation in Health Systems Leadership

3-0-3

N6687

Health Systems Leadership Role Practicum I

0-4-2

N6887

Health Systems Leadership Role Practicum II

0-4-2

N6987

 

N6999

Project

 or

Thesis

3

 

Variable

1-6

 

 

N6999

 

 

Thesis

 

 

Variable

1-6

                                                    *If the student elects to implement a project in lieu of a thesis, two cognates are required. If the student selects the thesis

                                                      option, only one cognate is required. Cognates may be taken any semester.

 

                                                     A description of each of the above courses can be found in the UWG Graduate Catalog.

 

                                                     Rev. 10/6/2006