Master of Science in Nursing / Master of Business Administration
Spring Arbor University

Program Details

The MSN/MBA degree from Spring Arbor University allows nursing students to gain advanced practice skills as well as management abilities. This program consists of foundation nursing courses along with the choice of several areas of concentration within the online Business Administration degree track.

This MSN degree program online prepares students to further their professional career as a nurse educator, administrator, or practitioner. Students can put their knowledge to use through leadership and collaborative efforts for improved health outcomes and advanced nursing practice. Graduates will have the skills necessary to integrate and lead quality improvement initiatives to improve organizational effectiveness and improve health outcomes across the continuum of care.

Some of the core nursing topics covered in this dual degree program include:

  • Health policy
  • Population health
  • Moral and ethical decision making
  • Role development and leadership
  • Theoretical perspectives for advanced practice

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Spring Arbor University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Must have a BSN degree from a regionally accredited institution and accredited nursing program
  • Must have unrestricted, unencumbered RN license from the state or country in which the nurse practices
  • Campus visit required during Advanced Health Assessment course for hands-on practice, demonstration of parts of the exam, and to check off the full history and physical exam

Restricted States

Alabama, Arizona, Louisiana, New York, South Dakota