After careful consideration, Metropolitan State University School of Nursing has elected to suspend admission to the MSN program for both the Nurse Educator and Leadership/Management Program for Fall 2015 and Fall 2016 admission. This suspension includes the post-master’s certificate options. We remain committed to our students currently enrolled. Please check back for future updates regarding these programs.
Nursing Specialty Certificates
Leadership/Management and Nurse-Educator Post-Graduate Certificates
A Post-Graduate Certificate option is offered on a space available basis for RNs who hold a master's or DNP degree in nursing and would like to expand their practice to include Nurse Leadership/Management or Nurse Educator preparation. Post-Graduate Certificates are individually designed based on curricular and certification requirements and typically range from 9-15 credits.
The program of study is individually designed with a faculty advisor based on curricular and certification requirements.
Gainful Employment Disclosure
Gainful employment programs are those "that prepare students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation." Public institutions are required to report this information for all undergraduate and graduate programs that are Title IV eligible and that lead to certificates, diplomas, graduate certificates or specialist awards. Degree programs at all levels are not considered to be gainful employment programs. View Gainful Employment Facts.
Wound, Ostomy, Continence (WOC Program)
The Wound, Ostomy, Continence (WOC) Program is online course work that prepares the post-baccalaureate or the Master's prepared RN to take the WOC certification exam. Students are directed to www.webwocnurse.com for complete information about the WOC program.