Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Leadership & Management in Health Systems
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Program Details

The online MSN / Nursing Leadership & Management in Health Systems degree program from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to be an effective nurse leader. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Evaluation & Evidence-Based Practice in Health Systems
  • Economics & Policy in Health Systems
  • Human Resources & Communication in Health Systems
  • Program Planning for Population Health


Students must complete a practicum in a health care environment near their home in the final year of the program.

  • A baccalaureate degree in nursing from a program accredited by a professional nursing organization (e.g. Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing [ACEN] or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education [CCNE])
  • A 3.0 grade point average (measured on a 4.0 scale) or higher on Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree transcript
  • Evidence of receiving a grade of a C or better in a college level inferential statistics course within the past 5 years (an inferential statistics course is available online from UW-Green Bay for potential applicants)
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from each previous college or university attended
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Curriculum vitae or resume
  • Copy of current, unencumbered U.S. RN license
  • A background check and Basic Healthcare Provider CPR certification will be required upon admission to the MSN program

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission