MSN Clinical Nurse Leader
Coursework in the clinical nurse leader (CNL) track prepares a generalist practioner with specialized skills in lateral integration of care and interdisciplinary collaboration. The clinical nurse leader role focuses on developing enhanced clinical skills for management of patient care and teh care environment. Coursework builds strong leadership skills through development of analytical skills combined with assessment and inquiry techniques. Students will gain a strong foundation in nursing issues, nursing theory, research, and evidence-based practice to improve patient outcomes. A required 8 week residency consisting of a minimum of 300 hours clinical experiences will be arranged collaboratively with the student, faculty, and a clinical mentor.
MSN - CNL Curriculum
Pre-requisite: Graduate - level statistics
36 credit hours total, 400 practice hours
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