Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Educator
California State University-Northridge

Program Details

Learn how to educate and train a new generation of nurses with the online Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Educator degree program from California State University-Northridge. The curriculum of this online nursing education degree revolves around theory, practice, and real-world relevance.

Students will master nursing theory, curriculum design, organizational leadership, evidence-based practice, and healthcare policy, in addition to studying emerging trends. Hands-on clinical fieldwork can be completed in a variety of healthcare settings in students’ local areas. Coursework incorporates lectures, online classroom activities, modules, and simulations. 

Graduates will be prepared to:

  • Promote safe, high-quality care for diverse populations
  • Lead organizational change in hospitals and clinics
  • Craft and implement policies to promote patient advocacy
  • Develop improved and cost-efficient health outcomes

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

California State University-Northridge is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Currently, students on F-1 visas are not authorized to participate in the MSN program.