We welcome your interest in the graduate nursing program at Edgewood College.
Our program is designed to address the needs of working professionals, with course offerings in the evenings to accommodate busy schedules. The program is 36 credits, with course offerings in the fall, spring and summer semesters.
Specialty courses in the Nursing Administration program focus on managing healthcare systems, roles of the executive in a health setting, business communication, organizational behavior, and healthcare finance. Offerings include MBA courses through the School of Business. Application of this degree is often seen in healthcare management roles, executive administration, as well as in program planning and evaluation. In addition, the graduate nursing program at Edgewood College offer a practicum opportunity that expose students in a concentrated experience of interest.
Our students and alumni have assumed leadership roles in administration and education throughout our community. Graduates have also been successful in becoming certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center. We are proud of all of them, and welcome you to our program.
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) Accreditation Visit Scheduled for March 17-19, 2014
Edgewood College Henry Predolin School of Nursing faculty and staff are preparing for a reaffirmation of continued accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). As an autonomous accrediting organization, CCNE is recognized to ensure the quality and integrity of undergraduate, graduate and residency nursing programs.
The program will undergo a comprehensive evaluation visit by a team representing the CCNE. The site visit constitutes a time during which CCNE will evaluate the graduate program’s ability to meet The Essentials of Graduate Nursing Education. This notice serves as an opportunity for others to provide written and signed comments regarding the Master’s degree program. Submission of comments regarding the program’s ability to meet The Essentials of Graduate Nursing Education is voluntary and all third party comments should be received by CCNE no later than February 15, 2014.
The public is invited to submit comments regarding the MSN program to:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
1 DuPont Circle NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs. Comments must be in writing and signed; comments will be shared with the CCNE evaluation team prior to the March visit.