Master of Science in Nursing / Clinical Nurse Leader
University of Detroit Mercy

Program Details

The Master of Science in Nursing with a concentration in Clinical Nurse Leader degree is an online nursing administration program.  This is designed for students who have completed MSN degrees and want to advance their careers and become leaders in healthcare.  You will study advanced generalist knowledge, covering such topics as:

  • Assessment, management, and evaluation of healthcare delivery systems
  • Quality improvement
  • Safety
  • Evidence-based practice
  • Informatics

You will learn to address issues that arise as healthcare evolves and changes.  Coursework is focused on patient safety and quality care.  

Graduates are eligible to sit for the Clinical Nurse Leader board certification exam.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Detroit Mercy 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

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

Additional Info

  • An unencumbered license to practice as a registered nurse