Master's preparation positions students to lead the next
generation of nurses.
The Master's in Nursing Leadership and Health Care Systems
Program educates baccalaureate-prepared nurses to assume leadership
and executive roles in a variety of health care systems and
settings. Leadership and management essential core competencies
that promote innovative change and quality outcomes provide the
foundation needed in a complex and dynamic health care
About the Master's Program
Achieving leadership and management essential core competencies
provides the skills needed to assume leadership and executive roles
in a complex and ever-changing health care environment.
The Schools of Nursing, Public Health and Management come
together to provide an interdisciplinary approach in addressing
issues and challenges of continuous change and quality management
facing current and future complex health care systems.
Clinical practicum experiences are individually designed to
provide students with opportunities to develop and apply
evidence-based leadership and management concepts and
Potential employment opportunities for those completing this
program may include nurse or unit manager, administrative positions
within a healthcare system such as director or vice-president of
nursing, staff development, patient safety officer and/or quality