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Nursing (M.S.N.)

DPT Students in Costa Rica

Marymount Initiative Helps Care for Some of the Most Needy in Central America

“It was a gift to us,” said Marymount University faculty member Dr. Faith Claman, recalling the recent service-learning trip of nursing students from the university’s Malek School of Health Professions to Manos Abiertas in Costa Rica.

Read more at SunGazette.net

Marymount University Adds Two New Patient Simulators

Marymount University's Malek School of Health Professions added two new patient simulators – a pregnant mother and newborn infant – to its simulation laboratories.

Read more at Halldale.com

Interested in becoming an advanced practice nurse (APN)? Marymount’s Master of Science in Nursing with a Family Nurse Practitioner concentration can provide great career value, enhancing one’s knowledge and skill, while boosting earnings potential. The demand for advanced practice nurses is increasing as experienced nurses leave the profession and health care needs of an aging population escalate.

Program Goals

The program builds on the baccalaureate degree in Nursing and integrates three core content areas: a graduate nursing core, an advanced practice nursing core, and specialty nursing content.

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Program Benefits

Marymount’s linkages with health care agencies and clinical sites throughout the Washington, DC, area provide students with hands-on skills, preparing them immediately for the rigors and rewards of their chosen specialty.

CCNE Accredited

MU's Master of Science in Nursing program is accredited by the
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Contact Information

Nursing Department

Marymount University
2807 N. Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22207

Questions? Call:
(800) 548-7638 or (703) 284-5901

E-mail: grad.admissions@marymount.edu

Faculty Spotlight

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Kathleen Schaefer
Assistant Professor of Nursing

Kathleen Schaefer has been a full-time Marymount faculty member since 2001. She has taught introduction to nursing, obstetrics, health assessment, and the senior internship.