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  • MSN: Nurse Educator | Millikin University
    Requirements Program Highlights The Nurse Educator track is designed for nurses who seek opportunities teaching in a school of nursing a continuing education program or a staff development role A strong emphasis is placed on experiential learning opportunities focusing on teaching pedagogy and assessment of learning Students receive a strong foundation in curriculum development methods of inquiry nursing theory the role of education in health care and evidence based practice to enhance clinical outcomes The nurse educator track incorporates a collaborative teaching residency with a skilled educator mentor Graduates will be eligible to take the Certified Nurse Educator examination from the National League for Nursing Nurse Educator Plan of Study Courses change each semester so this list should not be considered a commitment to these individual topics However this does represent a list of many of our current and popular courses The list is provided so that you can begin to imagine your academic career at Millikin in this major Download the Nurse Educator Plan of Study Application of Theory to Practice NU515 Builds on students knowledge of nursing theory and focuses on the application of nursing as well as interdisciplinary theories will provide the student with knowledge to research and education A comparative analysis of theories will provide the student with knowledge to apply a variety of theoretical approaches in complex health care systems Students will focus on improved patient care by examining the relationships among theory research and practice The course will emphasize the application of nursing and interdisciplinary theories to address a complex nursing practice issue and demonstrate leadership in applying appropriate theoretical concepts to facilitate safe quality care and improve patient outcomes Advanced Health Assessment Across the Lifespan NU544 Enhance the student s ability to perform comprehensive health assessments with diverse patient populations This advanced health assessment course builds upon the student s current understanding of health assessment utilizing a clinical reasoning strategy to guide nursing process Nursing responsibilities including history taking targeted assessment physical examination techniques and documentation will be addressed Advanced Pharmacology Across the Lifespan NU545 Provides necessary knowledge to develop a greater understanding of pharmacology across the lifespan It is designed to reinforce pharmacology concepts including pharmacokinetics pharmacodynamics and pharmacotherapeutics and to enhance evidence based treatment Students will explore the principles of pharmacology as they apply to various disease processes with consideration of medication selection factors client adherence and ethical implications Prerequisite Consent of instructor Evaluating Clinical Education Patient Care Outcomes NU553 Explore the links between clinical outcomes and health care improvement with an emphasis on learning and change that enhances clinical outcomes and the care management environment Evaluation will be utilized to connect clinical outcomes with health care improvement Prerequisites Enrollment in Nurse Educator NE or Master s Entry into Nursing Practice MENP tracks or consent of instructor Professional Nurse Residency NU578 Culminating application of the role of the graduate prepared generalist Under faculty supervision students will design a collaborative residency with clinical preceptors focusing on refinement of nursing leadership skills and

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  • DNP: (Track 2) DNP Completion | Millikin University
    Graduate Business Academics Areas of Study Colleges and Schools College of Arts Sciences College of Fine Arts Professional Studies Tabor School of Business Interdepartmental More Programs Graduate Programs PACE Accelerated Degrees Pre Professional English Language ESL Study Abroad Student Resources Staley Library Academic Calendar Registrar Academic Resources International Education Athletics Campus Life Residence Life Activity Calendar of Events Student Organizations Decatur Community Greek Life Kirkland Fine Arts Center Student Life Health Wellness Centers Facilities Campus Involvement Dining Residence Life Services Student Handbook Public Safety Information Technology Career Center Support Services Alumni Friends Get Involved Stay Connected Alumni News Quarterly Magazine Alumni Directory Featured Alumni Resources Alumni Events Alumni Calendar Homecoming Goodheart Event Founder s Day Lindsay Medallion Give To MU Give Ways to Give Millikin Fund Big Blue Club Patrons Society About Faculty Staff Directory At A Glance Mission Values Millikin History Employment Accreditation University Marketing Administration Office of the President Office of the Provost Student Development Board of Trustees Faculty Staff Directory Media Newsroom Calendar of Events Video Gallery Photo Gallery Press Kit DNP Track 2 DNP Completion School of Nursing You are here Home Academics Graduate Programs Graduate Nursing Programs Areas of Study DNP Track 2 DNP Completion Overview Plan of Study Admission Requirements Program Highlights The Doctor of Nursing Practice Completion Program is for Advanced Practice Nurses who want to complete the practice doctorate as their highest earned academic degree The DNP is a practice focused doctorate similar in scope to those practice doctorates offered in other professional disciplines such as Doctor of Medicine MD Doctor of Dental Surgery DDS Doctor of Psychology PsyD Doctor of Pharmacy PharmD Doctor of Physical Therapy DPT Doctor of Audiology AudD and Juris Doctorate JD Students who can enroll in Track 2 are those holding Advanced Practice licensure in the state of Illinois as either a nurse midwife a nurse anesthetist a clinical specialist or a nurse practioner Advanced Practice Nurses enrolled in Track 2 will normally require 23 25 hours to complete the degree Master s level APN transcripts will be reviewed individually to determine the number of residency hours required Coursework in Track 2 is designed to be completed part time over a 30 month period The DNP Program does not follow the traditional university calendar Track 2 courses are delivered online year round DNP Plan of Study This plan of study shows the sequence of courses you will take as a DNP student Download the DNP Completion Program Plan of Study 1st Spring Semester Credits NU 791 Outcomes Management in Healthcare 3 1st Summer NU 792 Informatics for Healthcare Improvement 3 1st Fall Semester NU 793 Principles of Epidemiology 3 NU 794 Organizational Systems Leadership 3 2nd Spring Semester NU 795 Evidence for Practice 4 NU 796 DNP Project I 100 Hours 1 2nd Summer NU 799 Post Master s Residency 1 2nd Fall Semester NU 797 DNP Project II 100 Hours 2 NU 799 Post Master s Residency 1 3rd Spring Semester NU 798 DNP Project III

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  • DNP: (Track 1) Nurse Anesthesia | Millikin University
    FAQs Program Highlights The School of Nursing now offers the opportunity for the Professional Registered Nurse who holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree or is prepared at Master of Science in Nursing level as an Advanced Practice Nurse to complete the Doctor of Nursing Practice The Doctor of Nursing Practice DNP is a practice focused doctorate designed to prepare advanced practice nurses to lead practice changes based on evidence to improve patient outcomes in complex healthcare systems Program details In Spring 2014 Millikin University launched the DNP for individuals who are preparing to become nurses who seek to complete the practice doctorate as their highest earned academic degree BSN DNP Students in the Millikin University and Decatur Memorial Hospital Nurse Anesthesia Program NAP are enrolled as a cohort in the DNP Progression must be continuous and full time throughout the program of study The BSN to DNP NAP degree consists of 88 credit hours and includes 2400 hours of clinical practice and residency An advanced graduate level statistics course must be completed prior to admission Typically DNP NAP students are enrolled in the Graduate Core courses on Fridays and in the DNP Core and DNP Specialty courses from Monday through Thursday each week Theory and practice schedules are set by the School of Nursing in collaboration with its practice partners and often fall outside of the traditional academic calendar published in the Millikin Bulletin The DNP NAP graduates are eligible to take the National Certification Examination offered by the Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthesia Programs The Millikin University and Decatur Memorial Hospital Nurse Anesthesia Program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs COA 222 S Prospect Ave Park Ridge IL 60068 847 655 1160 The program s next review by the COA is scheduled for October 2016 DNP Nurse Anesthesia Plan of Study This plan of study shows the sequence of courses you will take as a DNP Nurse Anesthesia student Download the Nurse Anesthesia Plan of Study 1st Spring Semester Credits NU 530 Healthcare Policy Economics 3 NU 548 Advanced Physiology Pathophysiology 4 NU 701 Roles Responsibilities of Nurse Anesthesia 3 NU 791 Outcomes Management in Health Care 3 1st Summer NU 700 Anatomy for NA 3 NU 792 Informatics for HC Organizations 3 1st Fall Semester NU 702 Physical Science for Graduate Nurses 3 NU 793 Principles of Epidemiology 3 NU 794 Organization Systems Leadership 3 NU 515 Application of Theory to Practice 3 NU 545 Advanced Pharmacology Across the Lifespan 3 NU 703 Basic Principles of Nurse Anesthesia 2 2nd Spring Semester NU 795 Evidence for Practice 4 NU 544 Advanced Health Assessment Across the Lifespan 3 NU 704 Pharmacology for Nurse Anesthesia 3 NU 705 Advanced Principles of Nurse Anesthesia I 3 NU 796 DNP Project I 100 Hours 1 2nd Summer NU 706 Advanced Principles of Nurse Anesthesia II 3 NU 707 Nurse Anesthesia Clinical Practicum I 500 Practice Hours 5 2nd Fall Semester NU 708 Advanced

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  • Faculty & Staff | Millikin University
    Nursing Graduate Business Academics Areas of Study Colleges and Schools College of Arts Sciences College of Fine Arts Professional Studies Tabor School of Business Interdepartmental More Programs Graduate Programs PACE Accelerated Degrees Pre Professional English Language ESL Study Abroad Student Resources Staley Library Academic Calendar Registrar Academic Resources International Education Athletics Campus Life Residence Life Activity Calendar of Events Student Organizations Decatur Community Greek Life Kirkland Fine Arts Center Student Life Health Wellness Centers Facilities Campus Involvement Dining Residence Life Services Student Handbook Public Safety Information Technology Career Center Support Services Alumni Friends Get Involved Stay Connected Alumni News Quarterly Magazine Alumni Directory Featured Alumni Resources Alumni Events Alumni Calendar Homecoming Goodheart Event Founder s Day Lindsay Medallion Give To MU Give Ways to Give Millikin Fund Big Blue Club Patrons Society About Faculty Staff Directory At A Glance Mission Values Millikin History Employment Accreditation University Marketing Administration Office of the President Office of the Provost Student Development Board of Trustees Faculty Staff Directory Media Newsroom Calendar of Events Video Gallery Photo Gallery Press Kit Faculty Staff School of Nursing You are here Home Academics Graduate Programs Graduate Nursing Programs Faculty Staff Charlotte Bivens Instructor School of Nursing cbivens millikin edu 217 424 3941 John Blakeman Instructor School of Nursing jblakeman millikin edu 217 420 6767 Kathy Booker Professor School of Nursing kbooker millikin edu 217 424 6283 Vicki Caldwell Instructor School of Nursing vcaldwell millikin edu 217 420 6773 Gina Canny Instructor School of Nursing gcanny millikin edu 217 424 5054 Jo Carter Associate Professor School of Nursing jocarter millikin edu 217 424 6374 Bettianne Casper Adjunct Faculty School of Nursing bcasper alum millikin edu 217 424 6348 Barbara Connelley Assistant Professor School of Nursing bconnelley millikin edu 217 424 6281 Marcena Gabrielson Assistant Professor Masters Nursing Program mgabrielson

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  • News & Events | Millikin University
    Media Newsroom Calendar of Events Video Gallery Photo Gallery Press Kit Menu Admission Aid Office of Admission Undergraduate Why Study at Millikin Cost Aid How to Apply After Acceptance Meet Your Counselor Visit Information Visit Campus Schedule a Visit Virtual Tour Maps Directions Area Information Admissions info for Transfer International PACE Accelerated Degrees Graduate Nursing Graduate Business Academics Areas of Study Colleges and Schools College of Arts Sciences College of Fine Arts Professional Studies Tabor School of Business Interdepartmental More Programs Graduate Programs PACE Accelerated Degrees Pre Professional English Language ESL Study Abroad Student Resources Staley Library Academic Calendar Registrar Academic Resources International Education Athletics Campus Life Residence Life Activity Calendar of Events Student Organizations Decatur Community Greek Life Kirkland Fine Arts Center Student Life Health Wellness Centers Facilities Campus Involvement Dining Residence Life Services Student Handbook Public Safety Information Technology Career Center Support Services Alumni Friends Get Involved Stay Connected Alumni News Quarterly Magazine Alumni Directory Featured Alumni Resources Alumni Events Alumni Calendar Homecoming Goodheart Event Founder s Day Lindsay Medallion Give To MU Give Ways to Give Millikin Fund Big Blue Club Patrons Society About Faculty Staff Directory At A Glance Mission Values Millikin History Employment Accreditation University Marketing Administration Office of the President Office of the Provost Student Development Board of Trustees Faculty Staff Directory Media Newsroom Calendar of Events Video Gallery Photo Gallery Press Kit News Events Graduate Nursing You are here Home Academics Graduate Programs Graduate Nursing Programs News Events Department News Academic Arts Campus Millikin graduates to be honored at Winter Commencement December 4 2015 11 00am Millikin University will honor over 140 graduates during its 2015 Winter Commencement ceremony on Sunday Dec 13 at 2 p m in Kirkland Fine Arts Center Graduates from Millikin s Read More Nursing Tonya Andricks named Nursing

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  • Graduate Nursing | Millikin University
    Gallery Photo Gallery Press Kit Menu Admission Aid Office of Admission Undergraduate Why Study at Millikin Cost Aid How to Apply After Acceptance Meet Your Counselor Visit Information Visit Campus Schedule a Visit Virtual Tour Maps Directions Area Information Admissions info for Transfer International PACE Accelerated Degrees Graduate Nursing Graduate Business Academics Areas of Study Colleges and Schools College of Arts Sciences College of Fine Arts Professional Studies Tabor School of Business Interdepartmental More Programs Graduate Programs PACE Accelerated Degrees Pre Professional English Language ESL Study Abroad Student Resources Staley Library Academic Calendar Registrar Academic Resources International Education Athletics Campus Life Residence Life Activity Calendar of Events Student Organizations Decatur Community Greek Life Kirkland Fine Arts Center Student Life Health Wellness Centers Facilities Campus Involvement Dining Residence Life Services Student Handbook Public Safety Information Technology Career Center Support Services Alumni Friends Get Involved Stay Connected Alumni News Quarterly Magazine Alumni Directory Featured Alumni Resources Alumni Events Alumni Calendar Homecoming Goodheart Event Founder s Day Lindsay Medallion Give To MU Give Ways to Give Millikin Fund Big Blue Club Patrons Society About Faculty Staff Directory At A Glance Mission Values Millikin History Employment Accreditation University Marketing Administration Office of the President Office of the Provost Student Development Board of Trustees Faculty Staff Directory Media Newsroom Calendar of Events Video Gallery Photo Gallery Press Kit Graduate Nursing School of Nursing You are here Home Admission Aid Admissions info for Graduate Nursing One of the best Graduate Nursing Schools in the nation Recognized by U S News World Report as one of the top graduate nursing schools in the country Millikin University s master s MSN and doctoral DNP programs offer valuable opportunities to concentrate in a specific field of nursing while expanding the depth and breadth of your knowledge The Graduate School

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  • Executive MBA | Millikin University
    fields as accounting healthcare engineering information systems human resources manufacturing and entrepreneurship This results in cohorts with a wide range of talents and business knowledge Four practicums designed to further enhance leadership skills Travel to an international destination to participate in lectures and a case competition During the trip students learn about the country s economy and finances global trading and the rich culture and history of the area Starts every January Evening format 17 month program Average class size is 20 25 Average work experience 10 years ACBSP Accredited International immersion experience Curriculum Millikin s MBA program begins with an intensive review of topics before beginning five units containing two courses each Students move through the units and courses in teams start to finish The MBA Program is 40 total credit hours Unit 1 Setting a Strong Foundation for Leadership Setting a solid foundation for managing and leading requires a strong set of values and an understanding of the diversity of cultures and business practices around the world This unit focuses on understanding the ethical frameworks through which we see the world and on understanding the fundamental forces at play in the global economy MB 501 MBA Boot Camp 1 credit MB 510 Personal Values and Business Ethics 3 credits MB 520 Globalization World Economics 3 credits Unit 2 Understanding the Language of Business It is the information age The need for speed in information exchange and the conservation of time in business processes are driving forces for success The organization dissemination and use of financial and marketing information both within the organization and among businesses and their suppliers provide an essential competitive edge for organizations MB 540 Financial Accounting 3 credits MB 545 Personal Development Practicum 1 credit MB 550 Marketing Analysis Management 3 credits Unit 3 Market Financial Information Accounting and Finance provide the basic language of business Operating in any business organization requires an understanding of what is happening in the operation a knowledge that is predicated on understanding the language of business MB 530 Financial Fundamentals 3 credits MB 565 Team Development Practicum 2 credits MB 580 Management 3 credits Unit 4 Leading People Managing Processes Peter Drucker describes the majority of today s labor force as knowledge workers Expanding levels of education training and income create a labor force much different from our industrial past The emphasis on participation balanced lives and personal fulfillment elevates the role of leadership in organizations Leading people and managing processes is a central theme of this unit MB 560 Cases in Financial Decision Making 3 credits MB 570 Leading Changing Organizations 3 credits MB 585 Delegation Motivation Practicum 2 credits Unit 5 Business Decisions Do you know a good business decision when you see one While the principles of good decision making are integral to the course throughout the MBA program at this stage of development we step back from the individual areas of the business to examine how policies strategies and decisions affect business performance A more

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  • Fast-Track MBA | Millikin University
    graduates C Suite faculty Our MBA faculty are more than teachers they are seasoned professionals entrepreneurs with their own businesses CEOs consultants for Fortune 500 companies and award winning authors If you re going to invest in your M B A it should feature time spent with experienced veteran faculty who understand how the business world works because they ve lived it Essential program details Classes begin in August Rigorous program of study featuring day and evening classes Accelerated format gets you on the job market faster 40 credits Average class size is 16 20 ACBSP Accredited Add two classes and earn a graduate certificate Curriculum Millikin s MBA program begins with an intensive review of topics before beginning five units containing two courses each Students move through the units and courses in teams start to finish The MBA Program is 40 total credit hours Unit 1 Setting a Strong Foundation for Leadership Setting a solid foundation for managing and leading requires a strong set of values and an understanding of the diversity of cultures and business practices around the world This unit focuses on understanding the ethical frameworks through which we see the world and on understanding the fundamental forces at play in the global economy MB 501 MBA Boot Camp 1 credit MB 510 Personal Values and Business Ethics 3 credits MB 520 Globalization World Economics 3 credits Unit 2 Understanding the Language of Business It is the information age The need for speed in information exchange and the conservation of time in business processes are driving forces for success The organization dissemination and use of financial and marketing information both within the organization and among businesses and their suppliers provide an essential competitive edge for organizations MB 540 Financial Accounting 3 credits MB 550 Marketing Analysis Management 3 credits MG 570 Operations Management 3 credits Unit 3 Market Financial Information Accounting and Finance provide the basic language of business Operating in any business organization requires an understanding of what is happening in the operation a knowledge that is predicated on understanding the language of business MB 530 Financial Fundamentals 3 credits MB 580 Management 3 credits MG 567 Process Improvement 3 credits Unit 4 Leading People Managing Processes Peter Drucker describes the majority of today s labor force as knowledge workers Expanding levels of education training and income create a labor force much different from our industrial past The emphasis on participation balanced lives and personal fulfillment elevates the role of leadership in organizations Leading people and managing processes is a central theme of this unit MB 560 Cases in Financial Decision Making 3 credits MB 570 Leading Changing Organizations 3 credits MG 575 Project Management 3 credits Unit 5 Business Decisions Do you know a good business decision when you see one While the principles of good decision making are integral to the course throughout the MBA program at this stage of development we step back from the individual areas of the business to examine how

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