Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Management Leadership
Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing

Program Details

The online MSN / Nursing Management Leadership degree program from Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing provides broad administrative, leadership, and management clinical learning experiences that emphasize depth and breadth in applying new knowledge as a healthcare leader. Graduates are prepared to assume leadership and management roles in an integrated healthcare system and to develop, implement, and evaluate programs for targeted populations in a variety of settings, as well as:

  • ​Employ management skills that facilitate collaborative relationships
  • ​Select and use advanced analytic, problem solving, and communication skills
  • Use information and collaborate with community partners
  • ​Advocate for consumers and community partners
  • ​Embrace change and manage it effectively

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.8 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from a regionally accredited institution and ACEN, CNEA, or CCNE accredited program
  • Submit evidence of completion of undergraduate health assessment and nursing research with minimum C grade
  • Submit proof of current, unencumbered RN licensure
  • One year professional nursing experience preferred
  • Programs prepare students for professional licensure or certification in Illinois. Additional education requirements or special authorization may be required from the professional licensing or certification agencies for states outside of Illinois.