RN to MSN - Informatics Online

RN to MSN Curriculum

A focused program designed to build skills and confidence.

West Coast University's nursing RN to MSN Informatics online courses help provide students with the knowledge and professional nursing skills necessary to assist patients and clients toward an optimal level of health.

The online Master of Science in Nursing degree curriculum integrates critical thinking, decision-making, leadership and management techniques with moral, ethical and legal principles associated with providing outstanding care in a clinical setting.

Course Number

Course Title

Course Credit

Year 1, Trimester 1 - RN to MSN Curriculum

Term I

PATH370

Pathophysiology

3

LDR432

Principles of Leadership for Healthcare Organizations

3

Term II

MATH211

Statistics

3

NURS340-A

Public Health Nursing

1.5

Year 1, Trimester 2 - RN to MSN Curriculum

Term I

NURS500

Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice

3

NURS340-B

Public Health Nursing

1.5

Term II

NURS510

Policy, Organization, and Financing of Health Care

3

NURS495L-A

Community Practice Experience

1.5

Year 1, Trimester 3 - RN to MSN Curriculum

Term I

NURS521

Ethics in Healthcare

3

NURS495L-B

Community Practice Experience

1.5
Term II

NURS677

Introduction to Healthcare Informatics

3

NURS561

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

3

Year 2, Trimester 1 - RN to MSN Curriculum

Term I

NURS540

Research Utilization

3

Term II

NURS655

Database Systems, Design and Information Management

3

Year 2, Trimester 2 - RN to MSN Curriculum

Term I

NUR656

Project Management in Healthcare Informatics

3

Term II

NURS658

Interoperability and Standards

3

NURS659

Implementation, Management and Evaluation of Healthcare Systems

3

Year 2, Trimester 3 - RN to MSN Curriculum

Term I

NURS675A

Healthcare Informatics Practicum

1.5

NURS690-A

Culminating Requirement I

1.5

Term II

NURS675B

Healthcare Informatics Practicum

1.5

NURS690-B

Culminating Requirement II

1.5

  

 

Total Credits: 51