Master of Science in Nursing
Columbus State University

Program Details

The online MSN degree program from Columbus State University prepares professional registered nurses for advanced practice nursing roles. Three concentrations are available for students to customize their degree based on their personal interests and professional goals:

  • ​Nursing Education – facilitate learning in various environments through the application of knowledge in instructional design, curriculum development, technology utilization, and evaluation of learning
  • ​Leadership – influence, design, manage, transform, and evaluate the evolution of nursing services and care delivery
  • ​Informatics – become proficient in health information technology and essential informatics competencies


  • BSN from a regionally accredited university and a nationally accredited nursing program (NLNAC or CCNE)
  • Official transcripts
  • Minimum GPA of 2.75
  • Current unencumbered RN license in the state where clinical course requirements will be met
  • Three professional letters of reference

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges