Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Leader
University of Wyoming

Program Details

Students can choose from two specializations within the online Master of Science in Nursing program from the University of Wyoming. The Nurse Leader specialty focuses on preparation for management and leadership roles in healthcare.

The mission of the MSN program is to prepare transformational learners and leaders to advance nursing practice within a complex healthcare system. Students gain skills in communication, global perspectives, and rural population healthcare. Graduates of this online nursing administration degree will have the ability to lead change for quality care outcomes in a variety of settings and roles.

The curriculum includes studies of subject areas including:

  • Leadership within healthcare systems
  • Science of quality improvement and safety
  • Advanced leadership strategies
  • Business of healthcare
  • Advancing healthcare transformation through academic-practice partnerships

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Wyoming is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from a nationally accredited program, including completion of an undergraduate statistics course with minimum C grade
  • Must have a current, active, unencumbered Registered Nurse license in the state where practicum will take place