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Master of Nursing Science

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Nursing

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Entry requirements

A bachelor's degree and New Zealand Registered Nurse status.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will be leaders in their clinical environments and will have advanced clinical and research skills. They will be prepared to improve health outcomes through their knowledge and critique of current practice issues, advanced clinical reasoning and understanding of the application of research to practice. The Master of Nursing Science may lead to a PhD. Employment opportunities include Clinical Nurse Specialist, academic, research or management roles, and for some graduates advancement to Nurse Practitioner status.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Nursing at this level can earn:

$77,000

Median earnings one year after study

$85,000

Median earnings two years after study

$87,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

96%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ian Campbell Scholarship

Provided by:

Wellington Paraplegic and Physically Disabled Trust - Secretary

Website:

http://www.wppdt.org/

Value:

Determined annually by the Trustees

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Florence Nightingale Memorial Fund Grants

Provided by:

NZ Nurses Organisation (Inc) National Office - Scholarships & Grants

Website:

http://www.nzno.org.nz/support/scholarships

Value:

Up to $800

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601
Email: info-desk@vuw.ac.nz
Web: http://www.vuw.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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