Master of Science in Nursing – General Information

The University of Central Arkansas School of Nursing currently offers one track to obtain the Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Educator with Clinical Specialty.  The UCA MSN program is designed to meet professional standards for the practice doctorate developed by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).

Nurse Educator with a Clinical Specialty Track
The Nurse Educator with Clinical Specialty (NECS) is designed for the applicant who seeks to be an educator in higher education, staff education, or patient education. The student selects a clinical specialty in Community/Family; Geriatrics; Maternal/Newborn/Women’s Health; Adult; Pediatrics; and Psychiatric/Mental Health.