Study in:United States
Deadline: 15 May 2019
Nursing practice incorporates the four metaparadigm concepts: nurse, person, health, and environment. These four components are interconnected in a dynamic, ever-changing milieu.
The master of science in nursing prepares nurse educators for academic communities and/or health care organizations. At the completion of the 30-credit program, the graduate will be able to:
- Synthesize the roles of the nurse educator in academic communities and/or health care organizations
- Facilitate and evaluate learner achievement of cognitive, affective, and psychomotor outcomes in diverse settings
- Design curricula and create program outcomes that reflect the dynamic health environment
- Develop and implement strategies to address the environmental influences of culture, economics, ethics, law, policy, politics, society, and technology on teaching and learning
- Integrate the processes of scholarship, critical thinking, communication, change, and lifelong learning into the nurse educator role
- Contribute to the academic community or health care organization, profession, and community as an innovative nurse educator.
- Special Topics in Biology (Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology)
- Pharmacologic Principles for Nurse Educators
- Advanced Health Assessment for Nurse Educators
- Organizational and Systems Leadership for Nurse Educators
- Foundations of Nursing Education
- Evaluation in Nursing Education
- Leadership in Clinical Nursing Education
- Theoretical Foundations for Advanced Nursing Practice
- Research and EBP for Nurse Educators
Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).
- Graduate from an accredited college or university.
- Complete Valparaiso ‘s Application Profile and Form
- Submit Official Transcripts
- 2 Recommendation Letters
- Reflective essay
- Pay Application Fee
- Passport Copy
- TOEFL (minimum 80) IELTS (minimum 6.0)
- Financial support documents (must show at least $30,120 for most programs)
Scholarships and Funding
Study Abroad students often use a combination of financial aid and scholarships. Exploring all of the resources available to you will be very helpful as you plan your finances for Study Abroad.
Valparaiso University financial aid and scholarships apply to affiliated programs abroad, with the exception of some music/athletic performance scholarships, so your payment plan remains the same. It is important to consult with your financial aid advisor before applying to Study Abroad so that you know what the cost will be and that you will be covered.
Detailed Program Facts
Starting in August 2019
You can apply until: 15 May 2019
- For more details please visit program website.