Master of Science in Nursing / Executive Leadership
University of Memphis

Program Details

The University of Memphis offers an online MSN in Executive Leadership. Students in this program are prepared for management and executive nursing positions in a variety of healthcare settings. 

Coursework aligns with the American Organization of Nurse Executives and ANCC Magnet Recognition Program. Students study core concepts in healthcare policy, advanced nursing research, and scholarly synthesis in addition to specialized topics in Executive Leadership.

This nurse administrator degree program covers subjects such as:

  • Healthcare finance
  • Accountability, advocacy, and ethics
  • Improving patient care delivery
  • Community and relationship building as a nurse executive

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Memphis is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.8 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Program includes four on-campus intensives per year and trips to two national conferences
  • Applicants must have a BSN degree and active RN license in the state where clinical assignments will be completed.