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MSN MBA Dual Degree Program

MSN/MBA DUAL DEGREE


BEGINNING SPRING 2021

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) School of Nursing, and Texas Tech University (TTU) Jerry S. Rawls College of Business, will jointly administer a dual-degree program in which eligible students can earn two degrees, a Master of Science in Nursing in Nursing Administration and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) with concentration in Health Organization Management (HOM).

Application Process (General):


For information, contact MSN in Nursing Administration Program Director, Dr. Cindy Acton via e-mail at Cindy.Acton@ttuhsc.edu.


MSN/MBA Dual Degree Program Requirements


(Total credit hours for completion - 57)

TTUHSC School of Nursing - Administration Program Requirements

Number
Course Name
Credits
NURS 1
IPNR Foundations for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice (Module 1-6)
0
NURS 2
IPNR Foundations for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice (Module 7)
0
NURS 5324
Population Health Essentials for Advanced Nursing Practice
3
NURS 5346
The Nursing Administrator: Standards of Excellence - 30 hrs. No Preceptor
3
NURS 5351
Scientific Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice
3
NURS 5353
Informatics & Quality
3
NURS 5385
Health Law Survey for the Nurse Executive
3
*NURS 5447
Administrative Role Development - 30 hrs. Preceptor Required
4
*NURS 5448
Administrative Role Development: The Nurse Administrator as Leader - 60 hrs. Preceptor required
4
*NURS 6410
Application of Administrative Practice - 180 hrs. Preceptor Required
4
*FIN 5320
Financial Management Concepts
3
*MGT 5371
Managing Org. Behavior & Org. Design
3
*MGT 5372
Leadership and Ethics
3
MSN Total Credit Hours
36
Total Program Clinical Hours
300

* Required of both programs.



TTU Rawls College of Business Requirements

Number
Course Name
Credits
ACCT 5301
IPNR Foundations for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice (Module 1-6)
3
HOM 5306
IPNR Foundations for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice (Module 7)
3
HOM 5309
Population Health Essentials for Advanced Nursing Practice
3
ISQS 5345
The Nursing Administrator: Standards of Excellence - 30 hrs. No Preceptor
3
MKT 5360
Scientific Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice
3
Electives Choices (Choose 2 courses, 3 credit hrs. each. Requires a total 6 hrs.)
BECO 5310
Health Law Survey for the Nurse Executive

BLAW 5390
Administrative Role Development - 30 hrs. Preceptor Required

ISQS 5330
Administrative Role Development: The Nurse Administrator as Leader - 60 hrs. Preceptor required

MKT 5364
Application of Administrative Practice - 180 hrs. Preceptor Required

MKT 5365
Financial Management Concepts

MKT 5373
Managing Org. Behavior & Org. Design



15
6 Hours of Electives
6
MBA Total Clinical Hours
21