Master of Science in Nursing and MSN/MBA Online Programs

Master of Science in Nursing
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Master of Science in Nursing and MSN/MBA Online Programs

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NWU's online MSN and MSN/MBA joint degree programs are designed for working nurses. They prepare you for roles as nurse educators, managers, administrators, entrepreneurs and business leaders. Our highly qualified faculty makes personal attention to students an integral part of our nursing programs.

MSN Degree

Our Master of Science in Nursing (BSN to MSN) is a 40-credit-hour online degree program that offers you two course tracks. 

Choose the track that will help you reach your career goals.

Nurse Educator – In the nurse educator track, you will learn different educational theories and strategies for teaching, how to develop curriculum and community education programs and the fundamentals of evaluation and assessment.

Nurse Leader – As a student in the leadership track, you will learn how to function effectively in complex health care systems to communicate effectively and to formulate strategic plans that can adapt and transform the health care industry.

See MSN admission requirements and courses for more details.

MSN/MBA Joint Degree

Want to add an MBA to your credentials? Today’s nurses must respond to increasing responsibilities for business operations in the health care industry. Save time and money as you earn your MSN and your Master of Business Administration through this joint online 55-credit-hour program. 

See MSN/MBA requirements and courses for more details.

Our unique curriculum

The MSN prepares students for the challenges of modern nursing through its overall emphasis on trans-cultural nursing, ethics, research and the application of knowledge and skills. All classes are taught online.

Our accreditation

Nebraska Wesleyan University's bachelor's and master's degrees in nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education


Nursing Student Handbook

Have your MSN and want an MBA?

See our MSN to MBA Bridge 24-credit-hour program.


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