Master of Science in Nursing / Leadership/Education
Saint Francis University

Program Details

The MSN with a track in Leadership/Education from Saint Francis University is an online nurse educator degree for RNs seeking to combine their interests in healthcare and teaching.  The curriculum provides leadership and educational skills, preparing students to teach or manage the administration of health care.  All courses are founded on the Franciscan mission, values, and goals and feature individualized guidance by dedicated professors in small classes.  Regardless of which direction you take this degree, you will be leading others in roles that require accountability and expertise.  Saint Francis University’s graduates are caring, ethical nurses who excel in their careers.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Saint Francis University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

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

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

Additional Info

  • Requires completion of an accredited BSN degree
  • Must hold a current, active U.S. RN license in state of practice and maintain throughout enrollment
  • Minimum of one year full-time work experience as an RN required
  • Two on-campus residencies (2 days) required

Restricted States

Alabama, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa