Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Leadership & Healthcare Administration
Charleston Southern University

Program Details

The Master of Science in Nursing from Charleston Southern University combines nursing knowledge with Christian practices to produce caring and well-rounded nursing leaders. The Nursing Leadership and Healthcare Administration concentration prepares students to serve in supervisory roles in a healthcare setting.

Courses explore various leadership and organizational theories as a foundation to solve issues in modern healthcare environments. Students learn about strategic planning, program development and management, financial management, and evidence-based healthcare delivery. 

This online Nursing Administration degree program covers topics such as:

  • Organizational dynamics and healthcare systems
  • Healthcare informatics
  • Healthcare policy
  • Evidence-based research in nursing
  • Human resources management

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Charleston Southern University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • An active, unrestricted nursing license is required.
  • Two on-campus events are required: Orientation Residency Day once per year in August, and a finals presentation and Pinning Residency Day in December for graduating students.