Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Executive
Purdue University Northwest

Program Details

An accredited MSN degree program online with a concentration in Nursing Executive may be the key stepping stone to take your career to the next level. Gain knowledge in policy, finance, informatics, leadership, management and more. You will have the opportunity to complete major components in evidence-based approaches, sociocultural influences, foundations and ethical reasoning. The Nursing Executive concentration curriculum includes valuable topics in healthcare finance, human resources and professional workplace environment strategies. 

The demand for health care executives continues to be on the rise.

Benefit from:

  • Faculty with field experience
  • Convenient online learning platform
  • Study full-time or part-time
  • Complete in as little as one year

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Purdue University Northwest is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Restricted to applicants in Indiana, Illinois, or Wisconsin, or Purdue University Northwest alumni
  • Requires a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution and current RN licensure
  • Conditional admittance may be available for GPA between 2.5 and 3.0

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, New Hampshire, Idaho, Iowa, International, New Jersey, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, US Territories, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wyoming, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania