Master of Science in Nursing
Montana State University

Program Details

The online MSN degree program from Montana State University educates students as leaders and prepares them for practice across the continuum of care within any healthcare setting. Courses are taught by faculty in the College of Nursing and Engineering who have systems and clinical leadership experience and expertise, and cover topics such as:

  • Ethics
  • Pathophysiology
  • Psychosocial nursing concepts
  • Care of the childbearing family
  • ​Acute and chronic illness
  • Community based nursing
  • ​Psychiatric nursing
  • ​Spirituality in healthcare

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Montana State University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Travel to Bozeman is required at the beginning of each Fall semester.
  • Current unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse