Master of Science in Nursing / Clinical Nurse Leader
Southern New Hampshire University

Program Details

The online MSN / Clinical Nurse Leader program from Southern New Hampshire University focuses on essential skills nurse leaders need to provide and manage care and assume accountability for patient needs. In addition to online coursework, a capstone course allows students to participate in a clinical immersion experience under the guidance of a Clinical Nurse Leader preceptor.

Students gain theoretical and practical knowledge in advanced nursing practice, leadership, research, evidence-based practice, care coordination, and transition management. The online MSN programs from SNHU seek to prepare nurses with the key competencies they need to continuously improve the safety and quality of healthcare systems.

Coursework in this nursing administration degree program online includes:

  • Leadership in clinical microsystems
  • Biostatistics
  • Systems leadership and collaborative practice
  • Care coordination and outcomes management

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Southern New Hampshire University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee, Washington, US Territories