MSN & DNP Graduate Programs
The graduate programs are designed for the part-time student, leading to a Master of Science in Nursing or Doctor of Nursing Practice. The programs build upon the concepts of a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing and students choose their track of development:
The faculty and staff are well known for their ability to provide personal, individualized attention in a caring environment. Classes are generally held one night per week, with additional work done online.
The graduate program goals are:
- Prepare professional nurses to assume roles as nurse educators and as leaders in clinical practice
- Develop the nurse's ability to critically and accurately assess, plan, intervene, and evaluate the holistic health and illness of individuals, families, and communities
- Develop the nurse's ability to analyze and synthesize knowledge in the advancement of the nursing profession