Master of Science in Nursing
Franklin Pierce University

Program Details

The online MSN degree program from Franklin Pierce University provides a curriculum focused on teaching theories, current research findings, education in healthcare, principles of leadership, legal and ethical issues, clinical research, organizational management, and knowledge of educational trends and professional standards. Students may customize their degrees to suit their personal interests and professional goals by selecting one of the following concentrations:

  • Education
  • Leadership


  • A BSN degree from an accredited program in nursing and must hold a current, unencumbered license to practice as a registered nurse
  • A minimum cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 2.8 or higher on a 4.0 scale and successful completion of an undergraduate statistics course with a “C” or higher
  • Nursing Education Certificate: achievement of a minimum CGPA of 2.8 or higher on a 4.0 scale from an accredited master’s degree program
  • Application Requirements
  • Professional resume
  • A statement of professional goals including reasons for pursing graduate study
  • All official transcripts from colleges or universities previously attended

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education