(1) All nursing faculty members, including part-time faculty, shall:

(a) hold an unencumbered license as a registered nurse in Montana;

(b) have preparation for teaching in their respective area of responsibility including at least two years of registered nursing practice; and

(c) except as otherwise provided in these rules, hold at least a graduate degree in nursing from a nationally accredited program.

History: 37-8-202, 37-8-301, MCA; IMP, 37-8-202, 37-8-301, MCA; NEW, 1997 MAR p. 626, Eff. 7/1/97; AMD, 2003 MAR p. 1080, Eff. 5/23/03; TRANS, from Commerce, 2006 MAR p. 2035; AMD, 2010 MAR p. 2651, Eff. 11/13/10; AMD, 2015 MAR p. 644, Eff. 5/29/15.