Master of Science in Nursing / Forensic Nursing (RN to MSN)
Aspen University

Program Details

The online RN to MSN degree program from Aspen University provides students with a comprehensive education grounded in nursing theory and research, public health, and a practical knowledge of legal and ethical issues in healthcare. Students in the program do not receive a BSN degree, but instead progress toward graduating with the MSN degree with specialties in either:

  • ​Nursing Education
  • Nursing Administration and Management

​Graduates of this program are prepared to assume various leadership roles in management, education, and clinical practice across a spectrum of healthcare settings.

% 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

Some College

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • An associate degree in nursing or diploma in nursing, from an institution that is accredited by a CHEA recognized accrediting body or an international equivalent
  • Current, unrestricted licensure as a registered nurse in the United States, a US territory, or Canada.
  • A minimum of one year of nursing experience completed within the past five years.