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

Program Details

Nurses can advance their career and choose a nursing specialty with the online RN to MSN program from the University of Pittsburgh. Online options for the Master of Science in Nursing include specializations in Informatics or Clinical Nurse Leader.

The Nursing Informatics program provides an interdisciplinary curriculum in cognitive science, computer science, information science, and nursing science. Students learn how to develop, analyze, and evaluate information systems in healthcare. The Clinical Nurse Leader concentration prepares nurses to manage clinical units, lead quality improvement efforts, and serve as a case coordinator.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Pittsburgh is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Must hold a current RN license and have completed an accredited nursing assoicate's or diploma program