The online MSN degree program from the University of Southern California incorporates evidence-based nursing aimed at helping nurse practitioner students develop comprehensive skills in advanced nursing practice to deliver effective treatment and preventive care to patients and communities. The curriculum also integrates concepts from social work, giving students a strong understanding of social factors related to health. Program topics include, but are not limited to:
Clinical Management of Adult Patients
Clinical Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Nursing
Clinical Management of Childbearing/Childrearing Family
Bachelor of Science in Nursing or Master of Science in Nursing from an accredited college or university
At least a 3.0 GPA in your BSN program
Completion of a 3-credit course in statistics (with a grade of C or better)
Must be a U.S.-licensed registered nurse
One year of clinical experience
Letters of recommendation
You will be required to travel to campus for one on-campus intensives (OCIs) with USC faculty.
Accreditation & Licensing
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission
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