Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Administrator
Ball State University

Program Details

Are you an RN with an interest in pursuing leadership roles both in the office and in patient health?  If so, take a look at Ball State University’s MSN with a concentration in Nurse Administrator, available 100% online.  

As a nurse administrator, you will lead teams and other nurses while also creating budgets, approving expenditures, and documenting the use of facility services and resources.  While you will still work with patients and other nurses to raise the level and efficiency of healthcare, you will also work with policy, management, finance, and human resources.  Graduates may work in such settings as:

  • Hospitals
  • Laboratories
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Nursing care facilities

Learning Schedule


% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Ball State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Hold an active, unencumbered RN license in state of practice
  • A one day, on-campus orientation may be required.