Curriculum

The 29-credit master of science in nursing in operational leadership (MSN) at Quinnipiac is an interdisciplinary program that combines elements of business and education with nursing to deliver the care coordination skills that practicing nurses need to evolve as operational leaders. All of these courses may be completed entirely online, allowing students to focus on their careers while advancing their education.

Required Courses (29 credits):
Course Title Credits
NUR 500 Biostatistics 1
NUR 514 Epidemiology and Population Health 2
NUR 516 Health Policy & Organizational Systems 2
NUR 538 Applying Data to Practice 1
NUR 540 Educational Principles for the Health Care Professional 3
NUR 542 Introduction to Health Care Finance 2
NUR 543 Capstone (240 Fieldwork Hours) 3
NUR 544 Introduction to Informatics 3
HM 600 Foundations of Health Care Management 3
OL 601 Foundations of Organizational Leadership 3
OL 630 Performance Management 3
NUR 688 Human Factors and Patient Safety 3

Courses and curriculum requirements are subject to change.