Breiseth Hall 570-408-4234 (T) 570-408-7846 (F) Email
Clinical nurse specialists in adult-gerontology care for adults and older adults in a variety of settings including acute care hospitals, adult health care facilities, home health agencies, nursing homes/skilled nursing facilities, long-term care facilities and private physician offices. Others work in research, administration/management and education, or become case managers or nurse consultants.
graduation from an approved baccalaureate program in nursing
with a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
licensure as a registered nurse
one year of clinical experience prior to clinical courses
undergraduate statistics course
undergraduate research course
evidence of health assessment skills
statement of professional goals
two letters of recommendation
Course of Study
Each student’s program will be tailored to meet individual professional goals and program requirements.
Graduate Core Courses:
NSG 500 Advanced Health Assessment
NSG 501 Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Science