Master of Science in Nursing / Clinical Nurse Leader
University of South Carolina-Upstate

Program Details

The online MSN / Clinical Nurse Leader degree program from the University of South Carolina-Upstate provides students with the knowledge and skills required to oversee the care coordination of a distinct group of patients and actively provide direct patient care in complex situations. Graduates are prepared to evaluate patient outcomes, assess cohort risk, and possess the decision-making authority to change care plans when necessary​. Additionally, graduates are eligible for CNL certification through the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). 

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of South Carolina-Upstate is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Active unencumbered RN License