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Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Leadership (Bridge)

Program Details

The courses offered for the MSN in health care systems management prepares nurse leaders for twenty-first century health care challenges, providing knowledge, skills, and competencies that recognized nurse leaders have identified as essential for success in the modern-day health care industry. The curriculum as a whole is designed to enable you to later lead initiatives in modern technology, evidence-based decision making, and information and outcomes management, all while strengthening nursing’s core values of quality care.


Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on all course work or a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on the last 60 hrs in an undergraduate accredited nursing program. For RNs with a non-nursing bachelor’s degree, a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on all undergraduate work plus a minimum grade of B on each course taken in the Loyola BLEND program.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)


Not authorized for residents of Kentucky, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Hampshire, and New York.