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  • Home / Academics / Find a Program / MSN in Nursing Leadership | Ursuline College - Liberal Arts Education in Ohio

    MSN in Nursing Leadership


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    Nursing Leadership MSN in Nursing Leadership

    It's your time to lead. Explore this online nursing leadership master’s degree below.

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    Are you eager to develop the knowledge and skills you need to become a nursing leader with advanced skills in systems and management? As a student enrolled in The Breen School of Nursing’s online MSN in Leadership track you would take selected master’s core courses to enhance clinical reasoning and utilize evidence–based practice, as well as five additional courses focused on leadership development. The online nursing coursework and clinical experiences prepare you to become a dynamic, confident leader in the field.

    U.S. News & World Report ranks Ursuline's MSN program among the nation's top graduate nursing programs.

    MSN Accreditation

    The Breen School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

    Master of Science in Nursing

    Explore other MSN areas of study and post-master's certificates, available through the traditional Master of Science in Nursing program.

    Tuition for 2020-2021

    For the 2020-2021 academic year, tuition will cost $724 per credit hour.

    Admission Requirements: MSN in Nursing Leadership

    Students are admitted to the program to start in August and January each academic year. Requirements include:

    • Official transcripts from all nursing programs attended including one that verifies completion of an accredited baccalaureate program in nursing.
    • Evidence of ability to do graduate work as indicated by a 3.0 average shown on applicant's transcript.
    • Three letters of recommendation attesting to the suitability of the applicant for graduate work in the particular program. If possible, one from a previous instructor, one from an Advanced Practice Nurse and one from a work supervisor.
    • Completion of an interview, if requested, with the program director and/or graduate faculty.
    • Current licensure or eligibility for licensure as a registered nurse in Ohio.
    • One year of work experience as a registered nurse.

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