Master of Science in Nursing (RN to MSN)
University of Mary

Program Details

The online RN to MSN degree program from the University of Mary focuses on nursing leadership and management, providing students with a strong background in healthcare business concepts that emphasize leadership in the context of advanced nursing practice in healthcare. Coursework explores topics such as:

  • Evidence-based practice and strategic healthcare decision making
  • Management and organizational behavior
  • Healthcare finance and budgeting
  • Human resource management


  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Nursing Diploma or Associate Degree from an accredited institution
  • Current Unencumbered RN License
  • Official transcripts from all degree granting institutions attended
  • Two letters of reference
  • Criminal background check
  • Resume
  • Goal statement
  • Evidence of successful completion of graduation requirement courses or transfer course equivalent

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission