MSN in Hospice & Palliative Care

Degree Option: Master’s Degree

Program: Masters

School: Central Connecticut State University

Program Length

Part Time: 24 months

Full Time: 1 months

Admission Requirements

<p class="MsoNormal">Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree (BSN in Nursing preferred) from a regionally accredited institution of higher education.  Applicants must also have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.70 on a 4.00 point scale (where A is 4.00), or its equivalent, and good standing (3.000 GPA) in all post-baccalaureate course work. </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> The Application process:</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> A.<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">     </span><!--[endif]-->Applicant must submit a completed application for admission to graduate study as well as official transcripts from all institutions where undergraduate and graduate work has been done to the Graduate Recruitment and Admissions Office;</p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!-- [if !supportLists]-->B.<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">      B. </span><!--[endif]-->Applicants must submit a narrative statement describing their professional goals as well as any specific training experiences that may assist the department’s admissions committee in reviewing the application.</p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!-- [if !supportLists]-->C.<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">      C. </span><!--[endif]-->Applicants must also submit two letters of reference, one preferably from a nursing employer and one from an academic source.</p> <p> </p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpLast" style="text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!-- [if !supportLists]-->D.<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">     D. </span><!--[endif]-->Applicants must have a grade of C+ or higher in an undergraduate statistics course.</p>

# of General Education Courses: 0

# of Nursing Courses: 9

Website: Link to Central Connecticut State University Admissions Page

Email: GradStudies@ccsu.edu

Phone: (860) 832-2363

Articulation Model: No

Advanced Placement: No

You need to be/have a:

Masters of Science in Nursing - MSN

Tuition & Financial Services

Cost per hour: $629

Tuition and Fees: Link to Central Connecticut State University Financial Aid Page

Financial Services Information

Website: Link to Central Connecticut State University Nursing Tuition Page

Email: billing-bursar@ccsu.edu

Phone: (860) 832-2010

Program Description

<p><strong>MSN in Hospice & Palliative Care.</strong> The program is designed to be completed in 2 years and part-time study. The first 7 courses are delivered exclusively online. The final 2 courses are a Practicum course & capstone course. Students work with the MSN co-ordinator, faculty, and members of the cohort. Students may select a specialty either in hospice or palliative care.</p>

Application Deadline

August 1, 2017

Program Location

Online Only

Campus Locations

Central Connecticut State University Campus
1615 Stanley Street
New Britain, CT 06050