Master of Science in Nursing / Organizational Leadership
University of Kansas

Program Details

The online MSN in Organizational Leadership prepares students to take on the complex challenges of nursing administration in today’s healthcare environment. Graduates will be well equipped for entry to mid-level leadership and management positions in a variety of settings.

The program encourages continuous improvement in patient and health outcomes, emphasizing the balance between productivity and care quality. Students in this online nursing administration degree gain specialized skills in organizational politics, policy development, and impact analysis. The curriculum includes online coursework, a research project, and a leadership practicum.

Courses explore the fundamentals of:

  • Organizational behavior
  • Interprofessional collaboration
  • Clinical operations
  • System design
  • Quality and safety measurement
  • Risk management
  • Fiscal operations

% 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)

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Must have a BSN degree from a nationally accredited program and current RN licensure in at least one state in the United States
  • Must complete a graduate level statistics course prior to starting the program
  • Minimum one year clinical work experience as a RN is recommended