Master of Arts in Nursing (MAN)

The Master of Arts in Nursing (MAN) program of DLSMHSI prepares qualified nurses for competent nursing specialization, leadership and research leading to any of the following major tracks:

  1. Medical-Surgical Nursing
  2. Maternal and Child Nursing

The MAN degree requires completion of a total of 42 units – 15 units of which for basic courses, 12 units for major courses, 6 units for elective/cognate courses, 3 units of seminar in thesis writing and 6 units of thesis writing. A full time MA student can enroll a maximum of 9 units per semester and is expected to complete the 42 units for a maximum of 7 years, including comprehensive, examination, and thesis writing.