Master of Science in Nursing / Infection Prevention & Control (RN to MSN)
Post University

Program Details

Patient safety is at the core of the MSN in Infection Prevention and Control from American Sentinel University. Nurses in this online program gain expertise in epidemiology and pathophysiology to improve patient outcomes

Graduates can put their skills to work in healthcare management roles interpreting infection control data, assessing and managing environmental risks, designing and implementing surveillance systems, and developing evidence-based practices. Post University is one of only a few universities accredited by CCNE to offer a streamlined RN to MSN program. This online nursing program combines BSN and MSN coursework to save money and prepare nurses for advanced care roles in less time.

Learning outcomes of this online nursing program include:

  • Applying principles of epidemiology to environmental risk assessment
  • Integrating roles as leaders and collaborators in various healthcare settings
  • Evaluating legislation, policies, and economics in the current healthcare environment
  • Utilizing research to enhance professional nursing practice

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Post University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Must have an active, unencumbered RN License
  • A diploma or associate’s degree in nursing