Online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Degree Programs

The demand for well-educated and prepared nursing leaders is increasing daily. Recognizing the difficulties faced by working nurses seeking to advance their education, a growing number of highly respected schools of nursing now offer accredited online Master’s in Nursing Science degrees that offer the exact same degree the student would earn on campus without the hassle of sacrificing work or time to attend classes on campus.

Online nursing students enjoy the benefits of state of the art interactive online classrooms that are accessible 24/7, collaboration with fellow students from around the country and faculty through online forums, e-mail, and live chat, and a plethora of innovative methods of course presentation. Pursueing your Master’s in Nursing degree online allows you to keep your current job and income while learning when and where it best suits your schedule. You can also incorporate what you learn into your work, enjoying the benefits of your new education immediately.

RN to MSN Bridge Programs - Online MS in Nursing Programs

Healthcare needs are continuously evolving and there is a dire need for well-equipped nursing leaders who can provide the increasingly complex care required across a variety of acute-care, primary-care, and community health settings. When, as an RN, or BSN, you decide to advance in your career, move to the next level, broaden your influence, or aspire to a nursing leadership position, a Master’s in Nursing Science degree provides you with the education and credentials needed. Obtaining your MSN degree prepares you to face changes and challenges in healthcare delivery as well as the and the option to choose from a growing number of nursing specialty practice areas such as Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Midwife, Nursing Educator, Clinical Nurse Specialist, or Nursing Administrator to name a few examples.

Accredited RN to MSN Degree Programs - Online MS in Nursing Programs

Please explore the featured online nursing master’s degree programs below and request free no obligation information from any that interest you. We recommend getting information from several schools so you can compare the programs, costs, time commitments and financial aid options.

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            Master of Science in Nursing: Nursing Administration
            • Liberty University's online programs ranked in the top 5 of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility*
            • 100% online programs at associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral level**
            • No standardized testing if you meet admission requirements
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            M.S. Nursing - Psychiatric Mental Health

            IWU's online degree programs are completely online, eliminating the commute and classroom lectures from your day. Because you decide when to study, in most cases you are free to complete the 12 to 15 hours course commitment per week at your own pace and in the learning style that is best for you.

            Where Is Indiana Wesleyan University?

            Indiana Wesleyan University is located in Marion, Indiana. As an online student attending Indiana Wesleyan University Online, you may or may not have to visit Indiana Wesleyan University’s campus.  

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            Nurse Educator Certificate

            Saint Xavier University education that is grounded in the tradition of liberal arts. SXU offers graduate and post-graduate programs that are recognized and respected by employers and delivered by professional faculty who are experts in their fields. 

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            MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
            • A Master of Science in Nursing in as few as 20 months
            • Preparation to pursue certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner
            • Consistently strong first-time pass rates on certification examinations
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            • Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
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            RN to Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner (RN-MSN)
            • Ranked among the Best Grad Schools for Physician Assistants in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
            • Dedicated to delivering quality education and personalized attention to students since 1899.
            • Provides a range of campus experiences and services online including advising, tutoring, student community, and career services.
            • Offers counseling services and a 24/7 crisis hotline to students at no extra charge.
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            MSN - Clinical Nurse Leader
            • SJU provides a rigorous, student-centered education rooted in the liberal arts
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            Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Educator
            Since the founding of Queens in 1857, students have always come first. Our personal approach to education starts with small class sizes that encourage more communication and sharing among students and faculty. As an online student at Queens, you are a welcomed member of our community.
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            M.S. Mind-Body Medicine
            • Several institutional scholarship opportunities are available to students who qualify.
            • Features several learning model options, including online, residency, and hybrid options.
            • Offers graduate degree programs in organizational leadership, mind-body medicine, psychology and human science.
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            Master of Healthcare Administration (M.H.A.)
            • Delivered through Tempo Learning® by Walden, our custom-paced program for working professionals allows you to move through your studies by completing a series of competencies on your own schedule.
            • Our fully online Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) degree program can put you at the forefront of the field and help you improve the experiences of healthcare providers as well as patients.
            • You can accomplish your academic goals at your pace, with individualized help from faculty and academic coaches when you need it.
            • Your prior experience may help you earn your degree more quickly as you demonstrate what you already know through competency assessments—which can save you time and money.
            • Walden’s online MHA program is designed to create visionary leaders who can respond to the needs of their communities while optimizing organizational performance and outcomes.
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            At Widener University, we proudly cultivate challenging and culturally diverse learning environments where academics, leadership, and service come first. Our curricula are connected to societal issues and challenge students to take social responsibility for their role in today's global society.

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