This program prepares nurses for leadership positions in administration in a variety of health care systems. The 30 credit hour program provides 18 credits of core nursing courses and 12 credits in Leadership in Healthcare Systems.  

In addition to the MSN Core courses, the Leadership in Healthcare Systems cognate requires a total of 12 credit hours as follows:

 
Code Course  Credits
NUR 530  Financial Management of Nursing Systems  3
NUR 531  Human Resource Management in Healthcare  3
NUR 532  Nursing Leadership in the Healthcare System  3
NUR 533  Quality and Safety in Healthcare  3
   Total:  12​