Master of Science in Nursing
Benedictine University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program prepares registered nurses to become effective and ethical leaders, professionals, and health educators in an evolving health care industry.

Benedictine’s online MSN curriculum aligns with the graduate education standards specified by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing which emphasize organizational and systems leadership, informatics, health care technologies, advocacy, inter-professional collaboration, evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and cultural awareness among other valued professional nursing qualities and skills.

The online MSN offers two concentrations that reflect the needs and trends of the nursing profession and also allows you to tailor your studies toward your own career goals.


  • Bachelor's degree in nursing
  • Cumulative 2.75 GPA or higher
  • Licensed as a registered nurse in the United States
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of goals
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Proof of English language proficiency, international applicants

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission