The Healthcare Administration MSN Program is designed to prepare leaders of administrative teams in hospitals, clinics, or other healthcare organizations, who will influence and implement institutional policies during periods of healthcare reform, restructuring, and changes affecting patient outcomes.

Course Plan

Required Courses

Students who completed another master’s degree cannot transfer any courses in to complete this master’s degree.

Nursing Core: 6 credits

  • NURS 6600 Intro to Adv. Nursing Philosophies, Theories, Roles & Issues (3 credits)
  • NURS 7701 Theory Development & Adv. Research (3 credits)

Advanced Nursing Courses: 11 credits

  • NURS 8002 Healthcare Delivery Systems & Public Policy (3 credits)
  • NURS 8008 Information Systems for Healthcare (3 credits)
  • NURS 8010 Health Quality Assessment & Outcomes (3 credits)
  • NURS 7718 Administrative Practicum (2 credits)

Public Health Courses: 9 credits

  • PUBH 6006 Social & Behavioral Determinants of Public Health (3 credits)
  • PUBH 6101 Public Health Leadership 101 (3 credits)
  • PUBH 7505 Interprofessional Education & Practice (3 credits)

MBA courses: 7 credits

  • MGMT 5012 Foundations of Management (2 credits)
  • MGMT 6012 Org Behavior and Leadership (Prereq: MGMT 5012) (2 credits)
  • MGMT 6607 Leading Strategic Change & Sustainability (3 credits)

Total credits: 33

Total clinical hours: 120

For More Information

Please contact: Gina Lugo: (201) 692-2882 or email at lugo@fdu.edu