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Master of Science in Nursing

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Nursing is designed to teach students how to design and execute complex healthcare strategies for a rapidly changing healthcare environment.  

This program offers two online concentrations for students to choose from:

  • Nursing Education
  • Healthcare Systems Leadership

Graduates will be well prepared to find careers in the nursing field.

Requirements

  • Graduation from a baccalaureate nursing program, accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), including successful completion of(a) a three-semester credit hour course in statistics and (b) a three-semester credit hour course in nursing research. If not, equivalent courses must be taken prior to or concurrent with the first graduate level nursing course.
  • Current licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse in the state where the applicant resides.
  • Minimum of 3.0 undergraduate cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 point scale)
  • Official transcripts from all previous academic programs are required.
  • Two recommendations
  • A current resume or curriculum vitae.
  • Essay

Accreditation & Licensing

The Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education