Course Descriptions

Nursing

MSN 8900
Nurse Leadership Portfolio (Taken Last)
3 credits

The Nurse Leadership Portfolio is a reflection of the student's individual accomplishments and experiences related to leadership growth and development during the graduate nursing program. The portfolio is developed throughout the program, initiating in MSN 6500 Leadership Roles in Advanced Nursing Practice. This 3-part composition includes a reflective narrative on the connections between the AACN Essentials of Graduate Nursing Education (2011) and the MSN graduate program competencies; revisiting, analyzing, and reflecting upon one's leadership SWOT analysis completed upon entry to the MSN program; establishing a thoughtful leadership development plan for future aspirations; and crafting a presentation that reflects on the journey of self-discovery.
Chair approval is required before enrolling in this course. Your portfolio is taken after all coursework is complete.

Prerequisite(s): MSN Leadership Core and selected track courses