https://www.bethel.edu/graduate/academics/nursing/

The required program for the M.S. in Nurse Educator comprises a 41 semester credit sequence of courses. Students who do not already hold a bachelor’s degree in nursing are required to complete additional undergraduate course prerequisites (detailed in the College of Adult & Professional Studies catalog) prior to beginning an M.S. in Nurse Educator program.

NURS600Theory Foundations3
NURS615Global Perspectives of Health 13
NURS621Leadership in Nursing Education 14
NURS626Evidence Translation for Practice3
NURS650Health Policy4
NURS655Facilitating Learning4
NURS660Curriculum Design and Evaluation4
NURS671Health Assessment for Nurse Educators3
NURS680Pathopharmacology for Nurse Educators4
NURS685Innovations and Information Technologies for Nurse Educators4
NURS756Master's Capstone I1
NURS774Nurse Educator Internship3
NURS788Comprehensive Examination0
NURS798Master's Capstone II 11
Total Credits41
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 Course must be taken for credit at Bethel.

For more information, visit the Nurse Educator Program website

Sample Course Sequence

These examples include the courses for a cohort that starts in the Fall Semester. Cohort calendars indicate actual course sequence.

Two-Year Schedule

First Year
FallCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
NURS600 Theory Foundations3NURS626 Evidence Translation for Practice3NURS680 Pathopharmacology for Nurse Educators4
NURS655 Facilitating Learning4NURS671 Health Assessment for Nurse Educators3NURS660 Curriculum Design and Evaluation4
 NURS756 Master's Capstone I1 
 7 7 8
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
NURS685 Innovations and Information Technologies for Nurse Educators4NURS774 Nurse Educator Internship3NURS621 Leadership in Nursing Education4
NURS615 Global Perspectives of Health3NURS798 Master's Capstone II1NURS788 Comprehensive Examination0
 NURS650 Health Policy4 
 7 8 4
Total Credits: 41

Three-Year Schedule

First Year
FallCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
NURS600 Theory Foundations3NURS671 Health Assessment for Nurse Educators3NURS660 Curriculum Design and Evaluation4
NURS655 Facilitating Learning4  
 7 3 4
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
NURS615 Global Perspectives of Health3NURS626 Evidence Translation for Practice3NURS680 Pathopharmacology for Nurse Educators4
 NURS756 Master's Capstone I1 
 3 4 4
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
NURS685 Innovations and Information Technologies for Nurse Educators4NURS774 Nurse Educator Internship3NURS621 Leadership in Nursing Education4
 NURS798 Master's Capstone II1NURS788 Comprehensive Examination0
 NURS650 Health Policy4 
 4 8 4
Total Credits: 41

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