Clinical Nurse Specialist (MSN)

MSN-600Orientation to MSN Program0
MSN-602Nursing Inquiry, Research & Scholarships3
MSN-603Health Care Sys: Org, Econ & Politics3
MSN-615Adv Practice Roles & Nursing Theories3
MSN-616Ethics for the Advanced Practice Nurse1
MSN-617Population-Based Health3
MSN-621Advanced Physiology & Pathophysiology3
MSN-622Advanced Health & Physical Assessment3
MSN-623Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics & Clinical Decision Making3
MSN-700Adv Prac Nrsg: Ind & Population-Bsd Hlth3
MSN-700PCNS Practicum 12
MSN-701Advanced Practice Nursing:prog Dev & Eva3
MSN-701PAdv Pract Nrsing; Prog Dev & Eval2
MSN-730Adv Prac Nrsng: Ldrshp System Improvemnt3
MSN-730PAdv Pract Nrsing; Ldrshp for Systems Imp2
MSN-755Capstone 11
MSN-760Capstone 21

For 130 years, Alverno College has been dedicated to the education of women, preparing them for lives of personal and professional distinction and meaningful engagement with the world. Alverno extends this mission to men as well, through graduate and adult classes. We are a Catholic, liberal arts college with a curriculum so unique, educators from around the world come to Alverno to learn how we teach. Alverno’s abilities-based approach to learning ensures our graduates will learn more in class and retain knowledge longer. Students do not receive traditional grades, rather, they are assessed by faculty, community assessors, peers and themselves. Our small class sizes ensure students receive uncommon access to faculty. With an average student to teacher ratio of 10:1, you are guaranteed an individualized learning experience.