Master of Science in Nursing Education
University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Program Details

A Nursing Education online master’s program provides nurses with the opportunity to expand their roles in patient education services and academia education. Work as a leader in a diverse area, from classroom settings to healthcare facilities. 

Explore in-depth topics in health assessment, pharmacology and pathophysiology. Complete elective options through the College of Education.

Work and learn at the same time. Most of you coursework is accessible through asynchronous lessons and assignments, including core courses and elective options. You will need to coordinate with the school to complete a final practicum at an approved location.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Massachusetts-Amherst is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Current unencumbered RN license

Restricted States

Alabama, Minnesota, New York, Oregon