Program Objectives

The objectives of the Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) program are to prepare nurses who are innovative, creative, evidence-informed problem solvers who can collaboratively lead inter-professional teams.

These objectives will be achieved through a course of studies that prepares nurses to:

  • Create, translate and use nursing knowledge in all its forms.
  • Synthesize and apply diverse perspectives within scholarly nursing research, practice and knowledge development.
  • Cultivate advanced ethical reasoning and critical thinking.
  • Develop advanced skills and strategies for evidence-informed decision-making and practice.
  • Gain practical experience in the application of healthcare knowledge in diverse environments.

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