Registered Nurses can pursue their master’s degree with this online program designed to fulfill the requirements of both the Bachelor and Master of Science in Nursing. Stony Brook University’s RN to MSN program helps students apply principles from the sciences, arts, and humanities to patient-centered nursing practice.
Students learn nursing theories useful in guiding research, policy, and clinical nursing practice. Nurses in the online MSN degree program gain clinical expertise in the delivery of safe, quality care to diverse individuals, families, and communities. The program also incorporates studies in leadership characteristics to prepare students for advanced roles in healthcare settings.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationSome College
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Current professional Registered Nurse license
- Requires at least 57 credits for transfer with completion of an associate or diploma in nursing
- Minimum 1 year clinical experience as an RN in clinical area of interest