MSc – Nursing
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) is an advanced study program for registered nurses who have completed their Bachelor Degree in Nursing. This increases the credential process required for specialized professional practice, including advanced practice nurses and nurse practitioners and also get into jobs like Nurse Educators or any roles in the top management level. The main focus of their studies is on a clinical specialty.
A benefit of securing a MSN degree in today’s scenario: is that the health sector is saturated with BSN- nurses (Bachelor of Science in nursing), professionals with a Masters degree in Nursing will benefit greater marketability across the globe as an anticipate shortage of physicians opens opportunities for advanced practice nurses to assume job roles of greater clinical responsibility.
Major areas of employment are:
Nurse Educators/Lecturers, nursing administration, Health policy expert, clinical nurse leader, Insurance companies and other major MNC companies. The MSN degree prepares a pathway to students, to earn their doctorate/PHD/DNP, which enables the nurses to get higher job positions such as, advanced practice registered nurse (nurse practitioner, clinical nurse specialist, nurse anesthetist, nurse midwife) in the health sector.
Must have a passed B.Sc Nursing/Post Basic/Post Certificate B.Sc Nursing from any recognized university with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks.
2 years (Two Years)
Generalist: Student nurse, Clinical nurse, Licensed practical nurse, Registered nurse, Graduate nurse.
Advance Practice: Clinical nurse specialist, Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Midwife, Nurse Educator, Nursing Lecturer, Nurse practitioner.
Graduates can start working as a Clinical nurse in the department of pediatric mostly in hospitals and clinic. Pediatric nursing is the most rewarding nursing specialties where the demand is high and expected to grow. Nurses who are skilled in this specialty will be needed even more globally. High demand will likely lead to career advancement and pay increases for nurses who can deliver great care to kids.
Career as a Pediatric Nurse: Jobs and positions varies from private practices to consulting with corporations, as Psychiatric nurse will be working in treating mental illness with a wide range of solutions including prescribing medication and practicing psychotherapy. The positions they will have can varied The normalization of mental health issues such as depression and PTSD, through main stream media and the affordable care acts increased provision for treating mental health, have lead to an increase in demand for mental health professions. This field has much potential for growth and has already started to experience a potential increase in demand.
Career as a Pediatric Nurse Community nurses will be working closely with healthcare facilities like local hospitals, trauma centers, and clinics, health-related government agencies and non-profit organizations, community health centers and research facilities.
Assisted living, Ambulatory care nursing, Faith community nursing, Flight nurse, Home care, Home health nursing, Care home nursing, Community children’s nurse, Community learning disability nurse, community Midwife, Prison nurse, District nurse, GPN, Health Visitor, Homeless outreach nurse, Alongside work with paramedics, occupational health nurse, Palliative care nurse, Public health nurse, Military nurse, Private duty nurse, School nursing, Tele nursing
Location Map – Christian College Bangalore