Master of Science in Nursing / Healthcare Systems Administration & Leadership
Loyola University New Orleans

Program Details

This interdisciplinary program encompasses not just health care courses but also educates master's candidates on research methods, using informatics in health care, data management, financial resources, and human resource management in health care.  Nurses with a degree in HCSM may work directly with patients but also oversee and lead teams with members across many different departments, making sure that each cog in the collective machine is working efficiently and expertly at all times. This specialty is a chance for nurses to have a far-reaching impact on patient care as well as on the overall systems and employees of a hospital, clinic, or other similar entity.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Loyola University New Orleans is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Essay/Writing Sample, Criminal Background Check, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Occupational License, Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • An unencumbered RN licensure

Restricted States

New York, Washington