Graduate Program: Nursing Leadership & Administration Master of Science in Nursing
The purpose of this Master of Science in Nursing Leadership is to
prepare nurses at the graduate level to successfully manage and lead healthcare
services across a variety of settings. Graduates will be equipped with the
skills to incorporate evidence-based knowledge into practice to improve
healthcare outcomes in response to emerging trends and issues in practice and
health care. The curriculum builds on leadership, evaluation, and organizational
management methods to improve healthcare delivery in today’s complex care
settings. Graduates are prepared with the requisite knowledge to take the ANCC
Nurse Executive certification exam upon graduation (must meet ANCC eligibility
This MSN track is only offered in a full-time enrollment layout and is a completely online track.
Nursing: Leadership & Administration (Master of Science in Nursing)
Program Description for Nursing
Concentration: Leadership & Administration
Degree: Master of Science in Nursing
- Satisfactorily complete all courses required by the program and approved by the university.
- Satisfactorily complete all clinical requirements.
- Complete all course work within the prescribed timeline of being admitted into the program.
- Attain a 3.0 GPA average in all work counting toward the graduate degree.
- Earn no more than 2 grades of less than B throughout the program.
- Be in good standing; not subject to any sanction by the University community or School of Nursing.
- All students in the Brooks College of Health programs will be held accountable to the most recent Code of Ethics, Guides for Professional Conduct and/or Position Statements as developed by their respective disciplines. Refer to your program handbook.
- Meet graduation requirements applicable to all University students; such as residency hours and final requirements.
- If you earned graduate level (5000/6000 level) credit from another institution, consult with your Program Director .
- Apply for graduation online through myWings by the 2nd week of the semester you are graduating (see academic calendar at www.unf.edu for specific deadlines).
NGR5110 Theory Framework for Practice (3 Credits)
NGR5810 Research Methods for EBP (3 Credits)
NGR6816 Applied Nursing Research (3 Credits)
NGR6970 Nursing Project (1-3 Credits)
- A minimum of 1 credit in NGR6970 if enrolled in Leadership & Admin concentration
- A minimum of 3 credits in NGR6970 if enrolled in Nursing Education concentration
Concentration Requirements (24 credits)
NGR6726 Quality Mgt for ANP (3 Credits)
NGR6892 Pub Pol Impl Adv Prac (3 Credits)
NGR7871 Health Informatics for AP (3 Credits)
NGR6729 Capstone in Nsg Lead and Admin (3 Credits)
HSA6436 Health Econ/Reimb (3 Credits)
HSA6386 Pop Health/Health Execs (3 Credits)
HSA6187 HR in Health Org (3 Credits)
HSA6512 Leadership: Org Beh/Health (3 Credits)