Course Number: NUR676

THE NURSING EDUCATION CAPSTONE

The graduate nursing capstone is a culminating experience designed to provide learners with an opportunity to apply knowledge and skills acquired throughout the program of study focusing on the competencies of the graduate level nurse. This 6-credit course consists of several integrated components: project expertise, discussion, reflective journal, scholarly paper, 247.5 practice experience hours, and project presentation. Assessment of the learner s attainment of program competencies is built into these components.

This requirement must be completed through Excelsior College.

Prerequisite: Active and unencumbered RN license all Phase I and Phase II courses.

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Section Format Hours Level Term Length
30069060 Online 6.0 Graduate May 15 weeks
30069062 Online 6.0 Graduate August 15 weeks
30073919 Online 6.0 Graduate January 15 weeks
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