2011-2012 Walden University Catalog (June 2012) 
    
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2011-2012 Walden University Catalog (June 2012) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Leadership and Management


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The School of Nursing offers three certificate programs at the post-master’s-degree level. The certificate program provides the opportunity for nurses trained at the master’s level to pursue specialized training. Each certificate consists of 17 semester credits of graduate-level nursing specialization courses.

Certificate Requirements

  • 17 total semester credits
  • Foundation course (1 sem. cr.)
  • Specialization courses (16 sem. cr.)

Curriculum

Foundation Course


Specialization Curriculum (16 sem. cr.)


This certificate program prepares nurses for leadership positions in complex healthcare systems. Students who complete this certificate program are ready to make a difference in organizations by addressing pressing issues such as workforce development, resources, integration of technology, and the maintenance and improvement of quality care.

Practicum Courses (Optional 6 sem. cr.)


Students in the Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Leadership and Management program may elect to earn practicum experience by adding two additional courses, NURS 6500 and NURS 6510, to their program of study:

 

Course Code 

Course Title

Semester
Credits

NURS 6500

Capstone Synthesis Practicum I

3

NURS 6510 

Capstone Synthesis Practicum II

3

Program Data


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