The administration cognate prepares nurses for leadership positions in administration in a variety of healthcare systems. Students who choose the administration cognate are required to take the graduate nursing core. In addition, nursing administration students must take an additional 12 credits of  business courses listed below: 


 Code Course   Credit
 ACCT 500  Essentials of Accounting  2
 ECON 500*  Essentials of Economics  2
 DSIM 500  Essentials of Quantitative Methods  2
 MGT 566  Legal & Ethical Resource Management  3
 MGT 610​  Strategic Human Resource Management ​ ​ 3
  Total:  12


*MSN-Nursing Administration students may substitute two (2) semesters of undergraduate Economics to fulfill ECON 500.​​​