Nursing Education

Master of Science

SUNY Polytechnic Institute

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    Master of Science
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Earn your master degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

The 36-credit- hour MS Nursing Education program is designed to prepare graduates for a professional career as a nurse educator in academia or staff development.

Graduates advance their careers as faculty and administrative leaders in a wide variety of settings including associate degree and baccalaureate degree nursing programs and institution-based staff development. 

Upon completion of the MS program, the pursuit of a doctoral degree is strongly encouraged. The SUNY Poly program promotes the application of didactic course content to the role of the nurse educator within academia and other educational venues. Course content includes theory, research, health policy, legal and regulatory issues, grant proposal writing and specialty electives. 

Practical expertise is acquired through a culminating internship which provides over 150 hours of directed educational experiences as a nurse educator, with an emphasis on teaching.

US News and World Report ranks the online graduate nursing program from SUNY Poly a Best Online Graduate Nursing Program in the nation.

What's a master's degree?
A master's degree is an advanced degree that usually takes two years to complete and typically requires students to have a bachelor’s degree in a related field of study.

How do I enroll?

Follow these steps to start your application

  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Pay the application fee (if applicable)
  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records

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