Master of Nursing
Athabasca University

Program Details

The Master of Nursing degree at Athabasca University helps nurse practitioners move into leadership positions within their health and nursing systems. With the choice between a generalist pathway and a nurse practitioner curriculum pathway, individuals will learn how to better treat their patients and diagnose or treat illnesses. The outcome of this program is leadership positions within the healthcare system, and also preparing students to pursue doctoral studies in nursing if they choose.


  • Registered Nurse
  • 4-year bachelor's degree
  • Minimum of 5,000 hours of relevant work experience
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education