Master of Science in Nursing
Ferris State University

Program Details

The online MSN degree program is designed to meet the needs of BSN nurses who want to further their educational growth and development in an accessible fully online program that accommodates the busy lives of working adults. The program is comprised of a basic set of nursing core courses, a specialized advanced leadership role concentration, and a practicum and scholarly project. Students may choose one of three concentrations:

  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing Administration
  • Nursing Informatics

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Ferris State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License

Additional Info

  • A bachelor of science in nursing
  • Licensure as a registered nurse
  • It is recommended that applicants have a minimum of two years full-time clinical nursing experience
  • There is a 4 hour mandatory orientation prior to starting the program which is delivered on both the east and west sides of the state and may be offered virtually for those who are out-of-state or have scheduling conflicts