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Andreea Meier

Andreea Meier

Dean of the College of Nursing and College of Health Sciences
P843-863-7095
Eameier@csuniv.edu

The Master of Science in nursing program at Charleston Southern University consists of 39 credit hours, with varying courses by track. See below for more information.

Nursing Education Track

  • NURS 620 – Health Care Informatics (3 hours)
  • NURS 615 – Nursing Curriculum Design (3 hours)
  • NURS 610 – Theoretical Frameworks of Nursing (3 hours)
  • NURS 622 – Physical Assessment, Pathophysiology, and Pharmacology in Nursing (3 hours)
  • NURS 635 – Teaching Methodologies in Nursing (4 hours) *
  • NURS 625 – Evidence-Based Research in Nursing (3 hours)
  • NURS 640 – Faith Perspectives in Nursing (2 hours)
  • NURS 630 – Issues in Nursing (3 hours)
  • NURS 645 – Evaluation in Nursing Education (4 hours)
  • NURS 660 – Leadership and Professional Role Development (3 hours)
  • NURS 655 – Quality and Safety in Nursing (3 hours)
  • NURS 665 – Teaching Practicum in Nursing (5 hours)


Nursing Leadership and Healthcare Administration

  • NURS 610 – Theoretical Frameworks of Nursing (3 hours)
  • NURS 617 – Introduction to Organizational Dynamics and Healthcare Systems (3 hours)
  • NURS 620 – Health Care Informatics (3 hours)
  • NURS 624 – Healthcare Policy (3 hours)
  • NURS 625 – Evidence-Based Research in Nursing (3 hours)
  • NURS 636 – Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators (4 hours)
  • NURS 640 – Faith Perspectives in Nursing (2 hours)
  • NURS 630 – Issues in Nursing (3 hours)
  • NURS 646 – Healthcare Economics and Financial Management of Nursing Systems (4 hours)
  • NURS 655 – Quality and Safety in Nursing (3 hours)
  • NURS 661 – Human Resources Management (3 hours)
  • NURS 667 – Leadership Practicum (5 hours) * This course includes a clinical component.

Post-Master’s Certificate (without practicum)

Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
NURS 615 Nursing Curriculum Design  3
NURS 635 Teaching Methodologies in Nursing 4
NURS 645 Evaluation in Nursing Education  4
NURS 665 Quality and Safety in Nursing Education  3

Total Hours: 14


Post-Master’s Certificate (with practicum)

Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
NURS 615 Nursing Curriculum Design  3
NURS 635
Teaching Methodologies in Nursing 
4
NURS 645 Evaluation in Nursing Education  4
NURS 665 Quality and Safety in Nursing Education 3
NURS 655 Nursing Practicum  5

Total Hours: 19