Clinical Nurse Leader® Track
Clinical Nurse Leader® students learn to care for patients with complex conditions and work with interdisciplinary teams to improve quality outcomes and efficiency of care for patient groups. Graduates are eligible to take the national certification exam for Clinical Nurse Leader®.
In addition to the Core Curriculum, students must complete the following courses:
Clinical Nurse Leader® Track Specialty Courses
NURS 651 Professionalism and Ethics in Clinical Leadership (3 Hrs.)
NURS 652 Management of Clinical Outcomes (4 Hrs.) - 75 clinical hours
NURS 653 Management of the Care Environment (4 Hrs.) - 75 clinical hours
NURS 654 Clinical Nurse Leader Residency (6 Hrs.) - 300 clinical hours
NURS 670 Nursing Capstone Project (2 Hrs.)
NURS 671 Nursing Capstone Continuation (1-2 Hrs. if needed)
The Clinical Nurse Leader® track is also offered online: Online Master of Science in Nursing.