Master of Science in Nursing
Alcorn State University

Program Details

The online MSN degree program from Alcorn State University offers students two options to suit their needs:

  • The Family Nurse Practitioner option prepares graduates to provide global primary health care to diverse and underserved clients across the life continuum. 
  • The Nurse Educator option prepares qualified nurses to function as effective educators in academic or healthcare settings.


This program requires 35-44 credits for completion.

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program
  • Official transcripts
  • GPA of 3.0
  • Current unemcumbered nursing license
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • GRE scores (no older than five years)
  • Resume
  • Goal statement
  • Two-minute video
  • Interview

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges