Master of Science in Nursing / Public Health
Aspen University

Program Details

The Public Health concentration of this MSN degree provides a thorough overview of epidemiology and the role of Public Health in community wellness. Graduates will be able to develop, plan, and implement illness prevention and health promotion initiatives.

A course in school nursing examines the pivotal public health role of school nurses, educators, advocates, and public health evaluators. Students in this nursing degree online additionally learn about case management and home health, including hospice and palliative care. 

Classes examine topics in areas including:

  • Diverse populations and healthcare
  • Legal and ethical issues in healthcare
  • Advanced physical assessment
  • Advanced pathophysiology
  • Advanced pharmacology

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Aspen University is accredited by:

Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Current, unrestricted licensure as a registered nurse in the United States, a US territory, or Canada
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum one year of nursing experience within the past five years