Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing & Health Systems Leadership
University of Indianapolis

Program Details

Nurses pursuing the MSN in Nursing and Health Systems Leadership gain the skills necessary to be a respected and effective leader in healthcare environments. Students learn strong negotiation and decision-making skills so they can participate in interdisciplinary teams to create the best environment for both patients and staff.

This master’s in nursing administration online program also includes a practicum experience and completion of a scholarly project under the supervision of a faculty mentor. Coursework teaches students how to improve patient outcomes through analysis of trends in healthcare and healthcare outcomes. Graduates will have a strong foundation in ethical decision making, resource management, quality improvement, and effective communication.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Indianapolis 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

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

Additional Info

  • Must have graduated from a regionally accredited NLN-AC or CCNE nursing program
  • Must have a unencumbered RN license with eligibility for licensure in Indiana
  • Provide evidence of eight hours of shadowing with an FNP, NNP, or AGNP in a primary care or urgent care setting