Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Administrator
American National University

Program Details

Ever-changing healthcare regulations, laws and insurance landscapes require Nursing Administrators to stay one step ahead to keep their teams and facilities running smoothly. With an online Master of Science in Nursing from American National University, you can specialize in Nursing Administration to become a leader within your dedicated medical facility. Whether you work at an infusion center, children’s hospital, or rural free clinic, this degree will prepare you well with course work in:

  • Patient safety
  • Risk management
  • Human resources
  • Strategic planning
  • Leadership

Requirements

  • Admission requirements for MSN program:
    • Bachelors of Science in Nursing from an accredited institution  
    • Current valid unencumbered RN License  
    • Admission essay  
    • Resume
    • 2.5 GPA  
    • Statistics course
  • Provisional admission to MSN program (without any bachelor’s degree) requires completion of BSN with MSN:
    • Associate’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited institution
    • Current valid unencumbered RN License
    • Completion of laboratory based anatomy, physiology, microbiology, and algebra  
    • Admission essay  
    • Resume  
    • 2.5 GPA
    • Completion of the BSN requirements  
  • Admission to RN to MSN program with a bachelor’s degree in a discipline other than nursing:
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution  
    • Current valid unencumbered RN License  
    • Completion of laboratory based anatomy, physiology, microbiology, and algebra  
    • Completion of the following BSN courses or equivalent: a course in Community/Public Health Nursing or credit for life experience for documented work history in this field, a research methodology course, a course in management or credit for life experience with documented work history in management
    • Admission essay  
    • Resume
    • 2.5 GPA  
    • Bachelor’s degree in another discipline from an accredited institution  
    • Statistics course

School Accreditation Statement

Distance Education Accrediting Commission

Geographic Restrictions

This program is not authorized for residents of California or Michigan.