School Nurse Credential
Units required for Credential: 22-25
Students who are eligible for the California School Nurse Services Preliminary Credential from the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing and who meet the graduate program admission criteria may apply to the program. Admission criteria and procedures are similar to those for the MS program except the application and recommendation forms are directed to the School Nurse Program Coordinator. Students are held to the same professional liability and automobile insurance and health requirements as MS students.
|NURS 213C||Seminar in Specialized Nursing Processes: School Nursing I||4|
|NURS 213D||Seminar in Specialized Nursing Processes: School Nursing II||4|
|NURS 214||Educational Program Development in Nursing||3|
|NURS 215||Community Health Services and Policy||3|
|NURS 216||Vision and Scoliosis Screening||1|
|NURS 232A||Advanced Physical Assessment: Infant, Child, Adolescent||3|
|NURS 293D||Practicum in Specialized Nursing Processes: School Nursing||4|
|Coursework required to become certified as a California school audiometrist||0 - 3|
In addition to the above courses, the Professional Credential for MS candidates requires two years of full-time school nurse experience (or its part-time equivalent).