MSN in Healthcare Leadership

Full-time Curriculum Plan

Full-time study begins in the fall semester only. Employees of VUMC are eligible for an alternate full-time program of studies (as below). Part-time study can begin in fall, spring or summer semester (as below)

 

FALL - SEMESTER I
N380 Organizational Behavior 3
N381A Intro to Health Informatics 3
N385A Health Care Financial Management 3
N389 Health Care Management of Populations 3
    12

 

SPRING - SEMESTER II
N382 Leadership 3
N383A Continuous Quality Improvement and Outcomes Measurement 3
N384 Directed Reading 2
N386 Management Practicum I 3
N399A Scientific Underpinnings for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
    14

 

SUMMER - SEMESTER III
N387 Management Practicum II 4
N388 Management Strategies for Health Care Systems 3
N395 Advanced Practice Nurse Role Within the U.S. Healthcare Delivery System 3
N399B Conceptualization & Integration of Evidence for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
    13
  TOTAL HOURS 39


Part-Time Curriculum Plan

(Three curriculum options based on the semester start time. Students may enter Fall, Spring or Summer).


Part-Time Study (FALL ENTRY)

 

FALL - SEMESTER I
N380 Organizational Behavior 3
N381A Intro to Health Informatics 3
N385A Health Care Financial Management 3
    9

 

SPRING - SEMESTER II
N382 Leadership 3
N383A Continuous Quality Improvement and Outcomes Measurement 3
N384 Directed Reading 2
    8

 

SUMMER - SEMESTER III
N388 Management Strategies for Health Care Systems 3
N389 Health Care Management of Populations 3
N395 Advanced Practice Nurse Role within the US Healthcare Delivery System 3
    9

 

FALL - SEMESTER IV
N386 Management Practicum I 3
N399A Scientific Underpinnings for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
    6

 

SPRING - SEMESTER V
N387 Management Practicum II 4
N399B Conceptualization & Integration of Evidence for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
    7
  TOTAL HOURS 39

 

Part-Time Study (SPRING ENTRY)

SPRING - SEMESTER I
N382 Leadership 3
N383A Continuous Quality Improvement and Outcomes Measurement 3
N384 Directed Reading 2
    8

 

SUMMER - SEMESTER II
N388 Management Strategies for Health Care Systems 3
N389 Health Care Management of Populations 3
N395 Advanced Practice Nurse Role within the US Healthcare Delivery System 3
    9

 

FALL - SEMESTER III
N380 Organizational Behavior 3
N381A Intro to Health Informatics 3
N385A Health Care Financial Management 3
    9

 

SPRING - SEMESTER IV
N386 Management Practicum I 3
N399A Scientific Underpinnings for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
    6

 

SUMMER - SEMESTER V
N387 Management Practicum II 4
N399B Conceptualization & Integration of Evidence for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
    7
  TOTAL HOURS 39

 

Part-Time Study (SUMMER ENTRY)

SUMMER - SEMESTER I
N388 Management Strategies for Health Care Systems 3
N389 Health Care Management of Populations 3
N395 Advanced Practice Nurse Role within the US Healthcare Delivery System 3
    9

 

FALL - SEMESTER II
N380 Organizational Behavior 3
N385A Health Care Financial Management 3
N399A Scientific Underpinnings for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
    9

 

SPRING - SEMESTER III
N382 Leadership 3
N383A Continuous Quality Improvement and Outcomes Measurement 3
N399B Conceptualization and Integration of Evidence for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
    9

 

SUMMER - SEMESTER IV
N384 Directed Reading 2
N386 Management Practicum I 3
    5

 

FALL - SEMESTER V
N381A Intro to Health Informatics 3
N387 Management Practicum II 4
    7
  TOTAL HOURS 39

 

 

Vanderbilt Employee Course of Studies Plan (new Tuition plan)

(Must enter in fall only)

 

FALL - SEMESTER I   
N380 Organizational Behavior 3
N385 Health Care Financial Management 3
    6

 

SPRING - SEMESTER II   
N382 Leadership 3
N384 Directed Reading 2
    5

 

SUMMER - SEMESTER III   
N395 Advanced Practice Nurse Role within the US Healthcare Delivery System 3
    3

 

FALL - SEMESTER IV   
N381A Intro to Health Informatics 3
N399A Scientific Underpinnings for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
    6

 

SPRING - SEMESTER V   
N383A Continuous Quality Improvement and Outcomes Measurement 3
N399B Conceptualization & Integration of Evidence for Advanced Nursing Practice 3
    6

 

SUMMER - SEMESTER VI   
N389 Health Care Management of Populations 3
    3

 

FALL - SEMESTER VII   
N386 Management Practicum I 3
N388 Management Strategies for Health Care Systems 3
    6

 

SPRING - SEMESTER VIII   
N387 Management Practicum II 4
    4
  TOTAL HOURS 39