Following the completion of the core courses, a practice experience immersion course is required:
Nursing Education (9 cr)
The following three courses are required:
One nursing administration course is required and then an additional 6 credits of pre-approved graduate electives are required. The list of approved electives is available from the Graduate Nursing Coordinator.
Additional 6 credits graduate administrative electives approved by the Department of Nursing are required.
This program is eligible for applicants to the Nurse Educator, Nurse Administrator, or Clinical Nurse Leader programs.
To be eligible for the RN to MSN Program, a licensed RN must do the following:
Gain undergraduate admission to SVSU, apply for admission to the RN to BSN program, and complete a minimum of 106 undergraduate credits including:
Students may choose from a list of approved upper-division elective courses appropriate for professional development and continuing education, and/or from a list of selected graduate nursing courses. Up to nine credits of graduate nursing coursework may be taken and used for credit in both the RN to BSN program and the graduate nursing degree, as long as the student is subsequently admitted to a graduate nursing program and obtains a grade of B (GPA 3. 0 or better) in those classes. The list of upper-division elective courses can be obtained from the RN to BSN coordinator.
One approved course from:
Wickes Hall 230
Cynthia M Hupert DNP, MSN, BSN
Graduate Nursing Program Coordinator
Health & Human Services 222
Tanika Williams, Graduate Recruiter