Course Number: NUR456


The Leadership and Management in Nursing course focuses on the application of leadership and management concepts and theories; interprofessional communication and collaboration; and evidence-based strategies and inquiry within healthcare organizations. Team building, quality improvement, patient and staff safety, and fiscal management are addressed within the role of the baccalaureate prepared nurse leader and manager across a variety of healthcare settings.

This is a 15 week 4 credit hour course requiring a minimum of 12 hours of course engagement each week (refer to the Credit Hour Calculation Policy found in the Student Handbook.) Course engagement includes student activities such as discussions, reading, study time, and assignments.

Prerequisite: Active and unencumbered RN license. Written English Requirement

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Section Format Hours Level Term Length
30069011 Online 4.0 Upper January 15 weeks
30069012 Online 4.0 Upper January 15 weeks
30069015 Online 4.0 Upper May 15 weeks
30069019 Online 4.0 Upper August 15 weeks
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