Master of Science in Nursing / Clinical Nurse Leader
La Roche University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Nursing degree from La Roche University builds on foundations learned in nursing bachelor’s programs, helping develop students into critical thinkers and scholarly leaders. The Clinical Nurse Leader track is designed for nurses interested in pursuing a range of advanced practice roles in any healthcare setting. Graduates are eligible for CNL certification.

CNLs can provide point of care services to patients, families, and communities. They are responsible for managing and coordinating comprehensive client care. The program is designed to prepare advanced practice nurses capable of improving the quality of patient care outcomes.

Topics covered in this online MSN degree program include:

  • Role of the clinical nurse leader in healthcare microsystems
  • Comprehensive pathophysiology and pharmacology
  • Healthcare delivery systems
  • Research and evidence based practice

% Online

100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Requires a bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited program and current licensure to practice nursing in the US
  • Must submit proof of one year (1,000 hours) of nursing experience