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  Sep 22, 2017
 
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2017-2018 
  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2017-2018

MSN MIDAS Program (Pre-licensure)


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The Master of Science in Nursing: Direct Entry as Second Degree, the (MIDAS) program is designed for mature, goal-directed individuals who have a bachelor degree in a discipline other than nursing who desire to be a licensed registered nurse (RN). The twenty month MIDAS program is a five-semester (including one summer), fulltime program of study. Upon successful completion of the program, the student is eligible to sit for the National Council Licensure Exam-Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN). The student will graduate with a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN).

The MIDAS program includes the clinical nurse leader (CNL) role within this generic master’s program. The clinical nurse leader is an innovative nursing model developed by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing to prepare graduate nurse leaders for reforming the health care delivery system and putting best practice into action. All MIDAS graduates who have become registered nurses are eligible to sit for the Clinical Nurse Leader Certification Examination and are also eligible tow sit for the American Holistic Nurses’ Certification examination.

Admission Requirements: www.xavier.edu/msn/MSN-MIDAS-Admission.cfm

Curriculum


The MSN MIDAS program requires five semesters (fall/spring/summer/fall/spring) of full-time study.
 

Note(s):


  • Each practicum credit hour is equal to 4 clock hours per week.
  • Total credit hours required for the MIDAS program is 79 semester credit hours

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