Curriculum

The 30-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 (30 credits):
Course Title Credits
NUR 516 Health Policy and Organizational Systems 2
NUR 540 Educational Principles for the Health Care Professional 3
NUR 500 Biostatistics 1
OL 601 Foundations of Organizational Leadership 3
NUR 514 Epidemiology & Evidence-Based Practice 3
NUR 542 Introduction to Health Care Finance 1
NUR 544 Introduction to Informatics 3
NUR 541 Informatics Fieldwork Experience (120 Fieldwork Hours) 1
HM 600 Foundations of Health Care Management 3
NUR 688 Human Factors and Patient Safety 3
NUR 613 Nursing Leadership Seminar: Applying Data to Practice 1
OL 630 Performance Management 3
NUR 543 Capstone (240 Fieldwork Hours) 3

Courses and curriculum requirements are subject to change.