Master of Science in Transformational Leadership in Nursing
SUNY Polytechnic Institute

Program Details

Gain the skills you need to advance your career with the MS in Transformational Leadership in Nursing from SUNY Polytechnic Institute. This online degree prepares nurses to improve nursing practice, work environments, and the quality of care in their organization. Graduates are eligible to sit for the Nurse Executive Certification Examination from ANCC. 

Coursework explores topics related to:

  • Human resource management
  • Financial management in healthcare organizations
  • Nursing research methods
  • Legal and regulatory issues in healthcare

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

SUNY Polytechnic Institute 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)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Includes two onsite residency requirements
  • Must have a bachelor's degree in nursing from a CCNE or NLNAC accredited program, including a basic statistics course with grade C or better
  • Must have a current, unrestricted, unencumbered Registered Nurse license in your state
  • Provide evidence of at least 2,000 work hours as a Registered Nurse