Master in Nursing Studies

Top 35 Master Degrees in Nursing Studies 2018

Nursing Studies

A master is a degree that many students obtain when they have higher career goals in mind. Students attain the skills that they need to obtain specialized roles in their desired field. You can receive a master's degree by enrolling in a program after you have received your bachelor's degree. After obtaining a master, you may go on to enroll in a doctorate program.

What is a Master in Nursing? This degree allows you to pursue extraordinary career goals. Nurses can obtain skills to work in specialized fields of studies. They can help out in neurological centers, operating rooms, mental health centers and other important institutions. Nurses have the ability to focus in a particular area instead of just working wherever they are needed. Many nurses work in research and advance clinical training after obtaining their degree.

There are many benefits to obtaining a Master in Nursing. One benefit is the ability to work in one specialized location. If you want to work in a specific type of medical institution, your advanced degree will help take you there. Another benefit is the higher pay. Nurses with an advanced education can make a significantly higher amount of money than nurses who don’t.

The cost of obtaining your Master in Nursing depends on the institution that you decide to attend. You can call the institutions that you are interested in and ask how much the degree program will cost. You can search online for government and state grants to help you cover the expenses.

Nurses with a master will have many career opportunities. It allows nurses to join many areas of specialization. Adult care nursing and nurse midwifery are common specialties for nurses. Nurses can also go into nurse leadership, nurse education and entrepreneurship. Being a nurse practitioner or a psychiatric mental health nurse are both great goals and career options as well.

If you are interested in earning a master's degree in nursing, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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Postgraduate In Critical Ill

Atlântica
Campus Part time 7 months October 2018 Portugal Barcarena

Atlântica created the postgraduate course in Critical Ill, a course that aims to specialize professionals in emergency and emergency situations. Currently, the Integrated Medical Emergency System along with the restructuring of hospital emergency services, with the individual introduction of the emergency room and resuscitation, as well as the definition of care units with advanced life support and greenways, have led to a need training of doctors and nurses in the critical patient's global area. [+]

Course description

Atlântica created the postgraduate course in Critical Ill, a course that aims to specialize professionals in emergency and emergency situations. Currently, the Integrated Medical Emergency System along with the restructuring of hospital emergency services, with the individual introduction of the emergency room and resuscitation, as well as the definition of care units with advanced life support and greenways, have led to a need training of doctors and nurses in the critical patient's global area.

Critical Illness Medicine is thus supported by the essential common denominators: scientific, technical-pedagogical and logistic, of resuscitation and support of the vital functions of this type of patient.... [-]


Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

University of San Francisco - School of Nursing and Health Professions
Online Campus Full time September 2018 USA San Francisco

This pathway of the Master of Science in Nursing program prepares RNs already holding an associate’s or bachelor’s degree to advance within the field by gaining experience to develop and manage patient care plans, and to advocate for best practices and outcomes within the health care field.

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This pathway of the Master of Science in Nursing program prepares RNs already holding an associate’s or bachelor’s degree to advance within the field by gaining experience to develop and manage patient care plans, and to advocate for best practices and outcomes within the healthcare field. The program, rated among the top in the country, prepares students as Clinical Nurse Leaders (CNLs). It comprises 35 credits for RNs with a BSN and 46 credits for RNs with an ADN over the course of two years of study. Designed with a flexible schedule of classroom instruction plus clinical practice.

The CNL Role

The new Clinical Nurse Leader role prepares nurses as clinical leaders in often complex environments to assist patients in creating an experience of a coordinated approach to care. The CNL role is a pivotal role that allows healthcare professional teams to be creative in envisioning how other roles will best promote reliable and competent patient care.... [-]


Master of Nursing - Nurse Practitioner

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Vancouver

The M.N. Nurse Practitioner (M.N.-N.P.) program prepares nurse practitioners to work in primary care settings. Graduates assess, diagnose, and treat common and predictable conditions across the lifespan, and are eligible to apply for registration as Nurse Practitioner (Family) in British Columbia. Applicants must meet general requirements of the UBC Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, hold current registration as a Registered Nurse in British Columbia, and have completed a minimum of three years of clinical practice as a registered nurse. [+]

The M.N. Nurse Practitioner (M.N.-N.P.) program prepares nurse practitioners to work in primary care settings. Graduates assess, diagnose, and treat common and predictable conditions across the lifespan, and are eligible to apply for registration as Nurse Practitioner (Family) in British Columbia. Applicants must meet general requirements of the UBC Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, hold current registration as a Registered Nurse in British Columbia, and have completed a minimum of three years of clinical practice as a registered nurse.

We seek applicants with demonstrated clinical excellence and autonomous action. In accordance with the professional and regulatory requirements associated with an advanced nursing practice, the MN-NP program normally comprises 56 credits of coursework, combining 9 credits of graduate level theory courses (M.S.N. program core requirements), up to 44 credits of primary health care theory and practice training, and a 3-credit culminating scholarly project.... [-]


Master's Degree In Research And Nursing Care In Vulnerable Populations

UAM Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Campus Full time Part time 2 semesters September 2018 Spain Madrid + 1 more

The Master has researcher character in field of care nursing, its main objective the advanced training oriented to the initiation of research activities in vulnerable situations, such as the health of women, children, people with chronic problems and dependence , migration and social exclusion, as well as providing adequate training to access doctoral studies. [+]

The Master has researcher character in field of care nursing, its main objective the advanced training oriented to the initiation of research activities in vulnerable situations, such as the health of women, children, people with chronic problems and dependence , migration and social exclusion, as well as providing adequate training to access doctoral studies.

Being in possession of a Spanish university degree in the area of ​​Health Sciences or other that has been issued by a higher education institution of the European Higher Education Area and allows access to master's degree in the country of issue title. Possessing a degree as foreign education systems to the European Higher Education Area, after verification by the University that those equivalent to that obtained in Spanish and enable in the issuing country, official university training level access is credited to postgraduate studies.... [-]


Master of Nursing

MAHSA University
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Malaysia Selangor Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

The Master of Nursing program is intellectually stimulating and designed to offer students an opportunity to become prepared as nurse practitioners in their specialties and evidenced-based research. This program forms the preparation grounds for a variety of leadership roles of the professional nurse who is committed to the delivery and study of high-quality clinical service, that is, being responsible, accountable, and having the empowerment to shape the health care system of the future. Thus enhancing professional expertise and allowing the nurse to command better situations and higher positions in advanced nursing.

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Programme Overview

The Master of Nursing program is intellectually stimulating and designed to offer students an opportunity to become prepared as nurse practitioners in their specialties and evidenced-based research. This program forms the preparation grounds for a variety of leadership roles of the professional nurse who is committed to the delivery and study of high-quality clinical service, that is, being responsible, accountable, and having the empowerment to shape the health care system of the future. Thus enhancing professional expertise and allowing the nurse to command better situations and higher positions in advanced nursing.

As a student, you will examine various important aspects of the healthcare system and discover how you are required to consider the nursing profession within the local and global context. You will learn about the nursing policies and politics, workforce and professional practice issues, healthcare financing and economics, concepts of illness and health as well as individual, family and community expectations for health care quality and safety. The program prepares students to demonstrate critical thinking and problem-solving skills for decision- making, effectively adapt, and be aware of the changing health needs of the population. You will also be engaged in discussions/debates/seminars/presentations about the issues within a vibrant learning environment.... [-]


Master in Nursing

International Accelerator
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA Boston

The College of Nursing offers online master's, post-master's certificate and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs, including an MSN in Nursing Administration program.

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Graduate Programs

The College of Nursing offers online master's, post-master's certificate and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs, including an MSN in Nursing Administration program. The Ph.D. program is designed for small cohorts (7-10 students each year) with flexible scheduling and tuition support. Specific programs prepare nurses for roles as advanced practice nurses, nurse leaders and executives and nurse scientists.

Master's Programs

The College of Nursing offers graduate programs in the following advance practice nursing and leadership specialties:

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP) Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Family (PMHNP-Family) Nursing Administration - Organizational Leadership ... [-]

PgDip Nursing: Specialist Practice in Nursing

Queen's University Belfast
Campus Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom Belfast + 1 more

This Specialist practice programme enables nurses to attain competency and expertise to provide care as specialist nurses, as defined by the NMC (2001), and by virtue of their participation, in more advanced professional and academic study, to develop their capabilities as leaders, innovators and clinical supervisors. [+]

PgDip Nursing: Specialist Practice in Nursing

This Specialist practice programme enables nurses to attain competency and expertise to provide care as specialist nurses, as defined by the NMC (2001), and by virtue of their participation, in more advanced professional and academic study, to develop their capabilities as leaders, innovators and clinical supervisors.

WHY QUEEN'S?

This is a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) validated programme and is a recordable qualification.

COURSE DETAILS

The programme comprises six modules and a clinical component. Three core modules and three specialist specific modules with a clinical component that incorporates the clinical competencies required for a specialist practitioner (NMC (2001).... [-]


Nursing Program & Master of Nursing

Universitas Airlangga
Campus Full time July 2018 Indonesia Surabaya

Faculty of Nursing, Universitas Airlangga provides graduates with the necessary skills to reach competences in nursing, to develop science, technology, and skills in nursing as well as to compete nationally and internationally.

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Objective: Faculty of Nursing, Universitas Airlangga provides graduates with the necessary skills to reach competences in nursing, to develop science, technology, and skills in nursing as well as to compete nationally and internationally. Course Description: The nursing program at Faculty of Nursing achieved “A” level of accreditation and Master of Nursing achieved “B” level of accreditation by National Health Education Accreditation Board. The Nursing Program is completed in two stages. The first stage, named Bachelor Program in Nursing, is performed in 8 semesters with 146 credits. The second stage, Professional Program in Nursing is delivered in 2 semesters with 36 credits. Outcome: Nursing Program graduates have the ability to perform professional nursing in governmental or non-governmental organizations, including the Ministry of Health, University, Hospitals, Private practice, as well as the scientist in the nursing field. Full-time Professor’s Profile ... [-]

Master in Advanced Nursing Practice (Awarded by Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania)

GlobalSpace Study Abroad
Campus Full time September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

The aim of the study program is to prepare a competent advanced practice nurse with acquired modern knowledge, practical skills and considerable critical thinking who would rely on the system of professional and personal values formed and is able to apply advanced nursing practice solutions based on scientific research, to work independently in various health care institutions and to take leadership in a dynamic multi-professional environment in order to effectively deal with the problems of health care system. [+]

Description

The aim of the study program is to prepare a competent advanced practice nurse with acquired modern knowledge, practical skills and considerable critical thinking who would rely on the system of professional and personal values formed and is able to apply advanced nursing practice solutions based on scientific research, to work independently in various health care institutions and to take leadership in a dynamic multi-professional environment in order to effectively deal with the problems of health care system.

Fees: 4,500 € per year Intake: September 2018 Highlights Clinical skills developed in the largest clinical hospital in the Baltic States Small groups, i.e. up to 10 students, in clinical courses Multicultural environment and student community: international students from 48 different countries make up nearly 10% of the total student population at LSMU Work experience in University Hospital for 12-24 months (depending on further career) Master degree and professional qualification of advanced practice nurse Benefits – flexibility and adjustment to changing environments Better career opportunities, higher salary, more autonomous practice Support system for students’ adaptation: mentoring, tutoring and psychological counseling [-]

International Master's Degree In Oncological Palliative Care (Diploma Certified By A European Notary)

ESNECA
Online Part time 600 hours Open Enrollment Spain Spain Online

This set of teaching materials is aimed at anyone who intends to acquire knowledge about cancer, its prevention, diagnostic methods and palliative care in cancer patients. [+]

Recipients

This set of teaching materials is aimed at anyone who intends to acquire knowledge about cancer, its prevention, diagnostic methods and palliative care in cancer patients.

Modality

The modality of the Master's degree is On-Line and Tutoring

Once enrolled, the student will receive the access codes in less than 24 working hours.Our team of teachers and tutors will contact the student within a maximum of 48 hours after enrollment to guide the student, accompany him / her at the beginning and throughout the course, and answer any questions or questions that may arise.Duration

The duration of the course is 600 hours.

Amount

Original Amount: $ 2976

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Master In Nursing

Universidade de Évora
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Évora

This Master aims to develop knowledge and skills for specialized intervention in the nursing field, evidenced by high levels of clinical judgment and decision making, taking into account the human responses to life processes and health problems. [+]

PRESENTATION

This Master aims to develop knowledge and skills for specialized intervention in the nursing field, evidenced by high levels of clinical judgment and decision making, taking into account the human responses to life processes and health problems; encourage improvements in the quality of health care, using the research, a practice based on the evidence and the ethical and moral references; qualify for clinical governance, leadership teams and projects as well as for the supervision and management of care in different areas of clinical practice; contribute to the development of the discipline and specialized training.

Careers

liberal exercise of the profession or the profession in public or private institutions; General hospitals, specialized hospitals; Health centers; Schools; Medical Clinics and Nursing; Companies.... [-]


Master's Degree In Emergency Nursing, Emergency And Special Care - Classroom

Universidad Católica de Murcia
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Spain Murcia

We welcome you to an official postgraduate study that has been designed with the aim of making learning fun and with a fundamentally practical orientation. To this end, a curriculum has been proposed that has new active learning methodologies based on experimentation and reflection on practice, with clinical situations similar to those faced daily by professionals working in emergencies and emergencies. [+]

General information Modality : face-to-face Beginning : October Duration : 1 academic year ECTS Credits : 60 Director : José Luis Díaz Agea Presentación

We welcome you to an official postgraduate study that has been designed with the aim of making learning fun and with a fundamentally practical orientation. To this end, a curriculum has been proposed that has new active learning methodologies based on experimentation and reflection on practice, with clinical situations similar to those faced daily by professionals working in emergencies and emergencies.

The students, guided by an excellent cadre of experts in the field, will be able to learn with the most advanced clinical simulation methodologies, in simulated clinical settings and with numerous practical workshops (vertical rescue workshops, water rescue, Mountain, etc.) and accident drills (traffic and air crash). ... [-]


Graduate Entry (MN)

Case Western Reserve University, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Campus Full time 20 months March 2019 USA Cleveland

The Graduate Entry Nursing Program is for students who are ready for a career in nursing and to receive a Master of Nursing degree. This graduate degree prepares students for practice as an advanced generalist registered nurse and to lead interprofessional, evidence-based initiatives. [+]

A New Career in Nursing

The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing's Graduate Entry Nursing Program is your gateway to the exciting, challenging, and fulfilling field of nursing. The Graduate Entry Nursing Program is for students who are ready for a career in nursing and to receive a Master of Nursing degree. This graduate degree prepares students for practice as an advanced generalist registered nurse and to lead interprofessional, evidence-based initiatives. The Master of Nursing degree also allows you to pursue an MSN, DNP, Ph.D., or DNP/Ph.D. degree.

Graduate Entry Nursing Program Highlights The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing has offered post-baccalaureate, graduate entry nursing education since 1979 MN students have over 1,000 hours of clinical experiences Our students earn up to 15 credits toward most MSN majors Student have the opportunity to volunteer in the CWRU Student-Run Free Clinic to receive interprofessional learning experiences Our students routinely pass above the national average on the NCLEX, the RN licensure exam Teaching and learning strategies are geared to the unique learning needs of individuals entering nursing at the graduate level As part of Case Western Reserve University, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing is both a research-intensive environment and a leader in clinical education MN students fulfill their clinical hours at prominent healthcare organizations and world-class hospitals, including University Hospitals Case Medical Center, the Cleveland Clinic, MetroHealth Medical Center and the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center. Admission Overview Application information is available on our Graduate Entry Applications Instructions page.... [-]

Master of Nursing (MNSG)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Online Full time Part time 18 - 60 months July 2018 Australia Australia Online + 1 more

Are you an RN looking to upgrade your qualifications or become a leader in the healthcare sector? Our Master of Nursing is designed to boost your skills in leadership and strategic management within your current nursing practice. In addition, the options for elective courses and research opportunities can be aligned with your personal career ambitions.

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Master of Nursing for Registered Nurses

Are you an RN looking to upgrade your qualifications or become a leader in the healthcare sector? Our Master of Nursing is designed to boost your skills in leadership and strategic management within your current nursing practice. In addition, the options for elective courses and research opportunities can be aligned with your personal career ambitions.

Study Nursing online

No matter where you live in the world, you can study online with our Master of Nursing. Our nursing courses are designed for online study so you can continue working as an RN.

Career outcomes

Would you like a say in the strategic direction of your ward, hospital or organization? Our Master of Nursing will boost your career opportunities in nursing and healthcare management.... [-]


Master's Degree In Nursing Science

Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years September 2018 Spain Castellón

The program of this master allows the development of skills necessary for research in Nursing, coupled with content that deepen in education, management and advanced clinical. Thus, professionals who attend the Masters get a broad view of nursing in all its aspects: health care, teaching, research and management. [+]

The Master's Degree in Nursing Science (6th edition) has established itself as one of the best training offers 2nd cycle in the field of nursing. The program of this master allows the development of skills necessary for research in Nursing, coupled with content that deepen in education, management and advanced clinical. Thus, professionals who attend the Masters get a broad view of nursing in all its aspects: health care, teaching, research and management.

This is a master with semi character, with live broadcasting of classes via the Internet, and also provides continuity in the Doctoral Program in Nursing Science UJI.

Coordination: Victor Gonzalez Chordà. Nursing department. UJI. Number of Credits: 120 ECTS credits Duration: two academic years (November 2017 / September 2019) Modality: Blended (November 2017 / July 2019) Language of teaching: Spanish Price: pending publication (2016: € 46.20 / credit) [-]