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


  • Minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale
  • Official transcripts
  • Proof of licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse in one or more states in the United States
  • Evidence of one year of professional nursing experience preferred
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A 500-700 word essay
  • Evidence of completion of undergraduate health assessment and nursing research courses with a minimum grade of "C"
  • Evidence of completion of a graduate statistics course with a minimum grade of "B" within the last 5 years
  • An interview may be requested
  • A BSN degree

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

Arkansas, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Washington, Wisconsin