The purpose of the Master of Science degree program is to prepare nurses for site-specific Advanced Clinical Practice. The clinical specialties are in relation to client group and are defined by age, gender and/or health-illness status. All programs are accredited by the NYS Education Department as nurse practitioner programs, allowing successful graduates to be certified in New York State for advanced clinical nursing practice.
The program prepares students to:
Management of Patient Health/Illness
Teaching – Coaching
Managing and Negotiating Health Care Delivery Systems
Monitoring and Ensuring Quality of Health Care Practice
Culturally Sensitive Care