Master of Science in Nursing / Community/Public Health Nursing
University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Program Details

The online MSN program in Community/Public Health Nursing will help nurses take their careers to the next level.  RNs will become leaders in healthcare, especially when it comes to assessing communities and populations.  You will learn how to identify high risk groups and to collaborate with communities, consumers, and shareholders in the development of interventions.  Students in this degree will be culturally-sensitive as they perform their jobs, developing programs that are realistic and acceptable to the various populations in the communities they serve. 

Graduates are prepared to pursue careers in various settings, such as:

  • Public Health Departments
  • Home Health Agencies
  • Community Organizations
  • School Systems
  • Faith Communities

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of North Carolina at Charlotte is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Current unrestricted licensure as a Registered Nurse
  • One year of professional nursing practice is recommended