Master of Science in Nursing Administration / Organizational Leadership
University of South Carolina-Columbia

Program Details

The online MS in Nursing Administration / Organizational Leadership degree program from the University of South Carolina-Columbia is designed to prepare nurses at the graduate level to manage the delivery of nursing and health care services across the spectrum of health care. Through the program, students are able to:

  • ​Learn the conceptual basis for family and community health nursing
  • ​Learn organizational and management theories emphasizing budgeting, strategic planning, and organizational development
  • ​Prepare for national certification in nursing administration


  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 from the previous Undergraduate and Graduate course work (but all transcripts are reviewed regardless of the program)
  • Two letters of reference from Masters prepared Registered Nurse individuals who can speak to the applicant's ability to successfully complete the Masters in Nursing program outcomes
  • A personal goal statement that reflects MSN program outcomes
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Current unencumbered RN licensure in the state of residence

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges