Master of Science in Nursing
A values-based, multi-disciplinary online MSN program for working professionals.
MSN Leadership & School Nurse Concentration - Apply Now!
Application deadline: February 1, 2018; final admission decision by February 15.
MSN Leadership & Management Concentration - Apply Now!
Application Open Feb 1- June 1, 2018
The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program is designed for working nurses who need to maintain commitments and remain on the job while developing leadership skills for complex health care systems, multi-cultural settings, school nurse settings, and the non-profit sector. Full-time students can earn their degree in as little as 24 months. Part-time students can take up to 48 months.
This CCNE accredited program is rooted deeply in the principles of service, empathy, agape love, and empowerment to bring people and communities to wholeness and healing. We call this the Sacred Covenant Model of Nursing and it's who we are.
Haven't quite found what you're looking for?
We offer a variety of certificate and dual degree programs that allow students to pursue specific areas of interest or tailor their program to meet career needs. School Nurse Certification, Faith and Community Nursing, and the MSN/MBA dual degree options are found below.
About our Online MS in Nursing Program
Be part of our community of online learners! Recent graduates praise the values-based program that provided a supportive network for their professional exploration and development.
What is unique about EMU’s MSN Program?
- An interprofessional focus means you’ll study business, education, conflict transformation, and nursing.
- Our sacred covenant framework of nursing is based on faith and values, high professional standards, and bringing people to wholeness and healing.
- Small class sizes enhance community-building.
- Earn your clinical hours in your own work setting!
- Our hybrid program is primarily online distance learning with some virtual classes.
- EMU’s expert nursing faculty often have extensive cross-cultural experience*.
- Clinical hours are arranged near the student’s residence in collaboration among student, faculty, agency, and preceptor.
- Students develop leadership skills while being mindful of what is just, culturally competent, respectful and sacred.
You’ll be part of a community of adult learners collaborating and finding strategic ways to improve the healthcare system. Many students, part time or fulltime, earn a majority of the required 250 clinical hours in their own work setting!
The master of science in nursing program at EMU is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation).