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The Master of Science in Nursing program offered by the University of Phoenix is designed for registered nurses (RN) interested in gaining leadership and advanced practice skills. Read more about this program here.
The Master of Science in Nursing program is designed to provide practicing nurses with additional knowledge and skills in the field. The curriculum examines topics such as resource management, budget analysis, and health care program evaluations. It is also designed to introduce teaching methods to nurses who seek instructional roles. Students also have the chance to complete a major research project in which they examine and address a current issue in nursing. This University of Phoenix program is offered at campuses and online.
You should be currently licensed and working as an RN. Applicants to University of Phoenix's graduate programs should have already earned a bachelor's degree.
The Master of Science in Nursing program requires the completion of 39 credit hours. Within the established curriculum, you will be required to complete a 60-hour practical work experience in which you will assist with clinical application projects.
Graduates of the Master of Science in Nursing program could go on to pursue advanced practice nursing certifications. They could also go on to enroll in doctoral degree programs, which could further opportunities in research or nursing education.
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The University's Central Administration is located at 1625 W. Fountainhead Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85282-2371. Online Campus: 3157 E. Elwood St., Phoenix, AZ 85034
While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Advisor.
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