MSN 6608 Evidence Based Practice in the Health Professions

(Includes 25 clinical hours - Clinical clearance must be complete prior to start of course)

This course explores the interconnectedness of nursing theory, nursing research, and nursing practice.  Concepts related to the philosophy of science and generation of knowledge are examined.  Research utilization and dissemination in advanced practice are discussed.  Ways to incorporate clinically-based research are investigated.  Students are introduced to data analysis using commercial statistics software programs.  The use of data to apply for, administer, and evaluate grants.




MAT 308 or equivalent undergrad statistics course, MSN 6502