MSN Educator Three-Semester Sample Plan

The following is a sample schedule for this major – your actual schedule may vary.

Meet with your advisor and review the class schedule before confirming your schedule. 

Missouri State is committed to helping you graduate in three semesters.

During the program, two practicum experiences will allow you to prepare lessons and educate pre-nursing students, nursing students or health care professionals. These practicum experiences can be completed at your current employer for convenience.

The following degree plan is based on the graduate catalog.

First semester (spring)

CoursesHours
NUR 780 Teaching/Learning for Health Care Educators 3
NUR 782 Program Development and Evaluation in Nursing Education 2
Total hours6

Second semester (fall)

CoursesHours
NUR 786 (Course no longer offered. Review course number changes.) 0
NUR 783 Nursing Education Practicum II 2
Total hours4

Third semester (summer)

CoursesHours
NUR 781 Nursing Education Practicum 3
Total hours2