Master of Science in Nursing / Leadership
University of Colorado Denver

Program Details

The online MS in Nursing Leadership from the University of Colorado Denver enables current nurses to thrive in today's complex healthcare system by focusing on cultural competence, informatics, and evidence-based practice. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills required to:

  • ​Implement caring and competent nursing practice with individuals, families, and communities
  • ​Manage care to achieve quality, cost-effective, and ethical outcomes in the delivery of health care for individuals, families, and populations
  • ​Engage in leadership to promote social justice related to access, quality, and socio-cultural acceptability of health care through relationship-centered caring, advocacy, and empowerment
  • ​Actively engage in self-directed learning to maintain state of the art nursing practice and to facilitate the education of future practitioners, paraprofessionals, and healthy communities

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Colorado Denver 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

Criminal Background Check, Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent