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. The 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.

In just two years you can complete this flexible, 100% online degree without leaving your career or your home!  However, the group discussion groups and personalized support from a student services coordinator and helpful instructors ensure that you do not feel like you are alone.  The real-world practicum gives you a chance to put your newfound skills into practice. 

Students can choose between two concentrations:

  • Nurse Educator
  • Nurse Executive Leader

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Benedictine University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent