Master of Science in Nursing (RN to MSN)
American College of Education

Program Details

Unlock your potential and open the door to a wide range of career opportunities with the RN to MSN program from American College of Education. This accelerated online program allows you to earn a bachelor’s degree on the way to your Master of Science in Nursing.

Students gain a strong foundation in evidence-based nursing, informatics, global perspectives, and innovative thinking. A practicum experience allows students to apply theoretical knowledge in a real-world environment. Graduates will be able to pursue educational or administrative nursing positions.

Graduate coursework explores topics related to:

  • Advanced nursing research and practice
  • Organizational systems in nursing leadership
  • Quality improvement and safety
  • Patient-centered care

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Must have proof of employment as an RN or access to a practice environment
  • Requires completion of an associate or diploma in nursing

Restricted States

New York, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, International