The Master of Nursing (Graduate entry) builds on your previous undergraduate education, preparing you for work in local, national and international healthcare settings. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of how to work with other health professionals to provide the highest quality person-centred care.
The health care component- Nursing is a profession concerned with the care of individuals, families, and communities with the purpose of attaining, maintaining and recovering optimal health and quality of life. Nurses coordinate with physicians, doctors, patients to focus on treating illness and improving quality of life. Responsibilities include to diagnose health problems, provide care, medications and therapies to the patients.
There exist few exams like the NCLEX (a nurse licensing exam) in order to be a qualified Registered Nurse. Apart from that, TOEFL or IELTS is compulsory for acquiring visa and as proof of proficiency in English.
Various subjects include:
Although the fees vary from university to university, the average tuition cost for masters in nursing in the US are $30,000/year. Average living costs vary upto $8900/year. Tuition fees are around C$24000 in Canada. In Australia, average tuition costs are A$35000 / year and the average living costs are A$8,500/year.
|COUNTRY||AVERAGE SALARY||MEDIAN SALARY|
|United States||$47,269 - $89,694||$62,304|
|United Kingdom||£18,817 - £36,163||£23,493|
|Switzerland||CHF 20,000 - CHF 96,901||CHF 57,089|
|Sweden||$53.06 - $69,531||$39,126|
|Singapore||S$23,151 - S$70,038||S$37,558|
|New Zealand||NZ$46,271 - NZ$68,678||NZ$56,001|
|Netherland||€14,455 - €55,234||€30,014|
|Japan||¥0.00 - ¥8,571,475||¥500,000|
|Ireland||€23,883 - €44,080||€30,941|
|Germany||€17,796 - €75,005||€27,499|
|France||€17,382 - €56,851||€27,000|
|Canada||C$47,220 - C$89,891||C$59,759|
|Australia||AU$49,052 - AU$84,264||AU$58,765|