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Master of Science in Nursing

Program Details

The online MSN from Charleston Southern University is designed to provide students with a comprehensive, faith-based education that will accelerate graduates' careers in the nursing field. In order to hone in on their individual interests and desired career path, students may choose one of two emphases: 

  • Nurse Educator 
  • Nursing Leadership & Healthcare Administration


  • Admissions essay describing academic and professional goals
  • Resume
  • Official transcripts from every college attended
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0, cumulative
  • Copy of active, unrestricted nursing license
  • Three signed letters of recommendation
  • Official GRE or MAT scores (required if cumulative undergraduate GPA is below 3.5)
  • Undergraduate Statistics course within the past 10 years (ADN-MSN applicants only)*

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)