Master of Science in Nursing
Northwest Nazarene University

Program Details

The online MSN degree program offered by Northwest Nazarene University aims to prepare its students for leadership and nurse education by giving them the opportunities to learn and develop via the latest technology, the practice of teaching, and the challenge of designing and implementing programs and nursing curricula. Coursework covers topics such as:

  • ​Leadership perspectives
  • ​Population health
  • ​Healthcare systems/policy
  • Pathophysiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Principles of teaching and curriculum development
  • ​Organizational leadership


  • A BSN degree is required
  • Submit an official transcript
  • Provide evidence of current RN licensure
  • Provide a Personal Goal Statement in a 250 – 300 word essay
  • Provide a professional reference if Cumulative GPA is less than 3.0

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities