School of Nursing

MSc. in Geriatric Care

Master of Science in Geriatric Care is a unique course offered by Texila American University that allows practicing nurses to specialize in an emerging discipline. The program emphasizes specialization in a specific area of practice such as the care of the elderly. The program prepares nurses to efficiently handle unique health problems that affect the senior citizens arthritis, osteoporosis, irregular bowel and bladder movement, bed sores and more. The program helps practicing nurses pursue a rewarding career in geriatric care.

The program is offered in blended learning mode to allow practicing nurses to complete the course without having to compromise their work schedules and yet specialize in Geriatric Care.

Block Subject
I INTRODUCTION TO GERONTOLOGY
II ADVANCED NURSING PRACTICE IN GERIATRICS
III CONCEPT OF APPLYING THE ALLIED SCIENCES FOR ELDERLY POPULATION
IV APPLYING THE CONCEPT OF MEDICAL AND SURGICAL NURSING PRACTICE IN GERIATRICS
Capstone Project
V APPLYING THE CONCEPT OF PSYCHIATRIC NURSING PRACTICE IN GERIATRICS
VI APPLYING THE CONCEPT OF REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTICE IN GERIATRICS
VII COMMUNITY GERIATRICS
Guide Identification & approval
Capstone Project
VIII APPLYING THE CONCEPT OF NURSING RESEARCH AND STATISTICS INCLUDING BIO -STATISTICS IN GERIATRICS
Research Proposal
IX APPLYING THE CONCEPT OF NURSING EDUCATION IN GERIATRICS
X APPLYING THE CONCEPT OF NURSING MANAGEMENT IN GERIATRICS
XI - XII Research Work

Total Credits: 48


FAQ's

You can apply online: https://www.tauedu.org/dbl/how-to-apply.html Fill the application form with all the relevant information and our Enrollment Advisor will call you for more details.
It will take about four to six weeks from the application deadline to take a decision on your application. Once a decision has been made you will be notified by e-mail.
No. We conduct the proctored Examinations including viva-voice.
The areas of specialization for the Masters in Nursing include Diabetes Nursing, General Nursing, Nurse Educator, Psychiatric Nursing, Nursing Leadership & Administration and Gerontology Nursing.
Yes. At the time of application, you need to submit a copy of your RN license.

What Texila Means to Our Students !


Helen Philemon David

The pattern of the school program is impressive, especially the contextual and capstone projects, it makes me read wide to understand more of the treated topics. my coordinator is wonderful. thanks to Texila American University.

School of Nursing


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