This pathway of the Master of Science in Nursing program prepares RNs already holding an associate’s or bachelor’s degree to advance within the field by gaining experience as clinical nurse leaders. Students are trained to develop and manage patient care plans, and to advocate for best practices and outcomes within the health care field.
The program comprises 35 units for RNs with a BSN and 46 units for RNs with an ADN over the course of 2 years of study. It is full time, with classroom instruction 1 day a week plus clinical practice.
For information about the program, please contact Susana Torres in the School of Nursing and Health Professions at (415) 422-2806 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
All graduates of the program meet the AACN CNL master’s degree outcome competencies and practice standards and are eligible for certification by the national American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL).
For more information about the program at our branch campuses, please contact:
Pleasanton Campus, (925) 867-2711, ask an advisor
San Jose Campus,(408) 343-7100, ask an advisor
Sacramento Campus, (916) 920-0157 , ask an advisor
Santa Rosa Campus, (707) 527-9612, ask an advisor