Master of Science in Nursing
American National University

Program Details

If you already hold a bachelor’s degree in nursing, you can boost your career and skills by earning an online Master of Science degree in Nursing from American National University. With this advanced degree, you will be on the forefront of professional development in healthcare. Plus, with an online format, you have the flexibility to learn from anywhere. With ANU’s Master of Science in Nursing you will studying subjects such as economics and finance, advanced epidemiology and pharmacology to the latest policies and regulations. This online degree program is centered around 36 core semester hours of classes, along with 20 hours of electives.

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.