Master of Science in Nursing / Clinical Systems Leadership
University of Arizona

Program Details

Gain the experience and education you need to become a leader in healthcare with a Master of Science in Nursing focusing on Clinical Systems Leadership. This online nursing administration degree emphasizes coordinated, patient-centered care and patient advocacy through systems leadership.

Students learn how to influence the delivery of complex healthcare to patients at all stages of illness to achieve optimal health outcomes. Graduates will be prepared to take on leadership roles in a variety of healthcare environments. A leadership immersion course allows the student to work with a faculty member of their choosing to develop a comprehensive care management plan for a specific population.

Topics covered in this MSN specialization include:

  • Health information and patient care technologies
  • Healthcare business dynamics
  • Healing environments and practices
  • Quality and safety management

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

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

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from a regionally accredited institution and current RN license
  • Must have passed a statistics course in the last 5 years
  • Requires the equivalent of one full year of RN work experience (two years for RNs with an international nursing degree) within the last 5 years

Restricted States

District of Columbia, Tennessee, US Territories