12 months
23140 USD/year
23140 USD/year
12809 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Nursing from University of Missouri - Columbia provides a rich and rewarding learning environment for our students. 


Nursing from University of Missouri - Columbia faculty include knowledgeable and skillful teachers, respected scholars and researchers in the nursing profession, and experienced, caring practitioners. 


The Master of Science degree programs prepares nurses with post-baccalaureate or post-graduate degrees for roles as advanced practice nurses, nurse educators, nurse leaders, and care managers. Graduates of the Masters of Science program proceed to prepare future nurses, promote health, provide care management, and nursing leadership. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pharmacology and Nursing Implications
  • Health Assessment in Nursing
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Nursing of Adults 
  • Nursing of the Childbearing Family
  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Gerontological Nursing Care
  • Nursing Science
  • RN to MS Role Transition
  • Nursing Ethics and Law
  • Legal Concepts in Nursing
  • Nursing Ethics
  • Nursing of Children
  • Nursing Issues/Leadership and Management
  • Health Assessment and Pathophysiology
  • Nursing Leadership and Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A degree from a nationally accredited baccalaureate nursing program.
  • Current licensure as a registered nurse.
  • A personal interview, upon request.
  • Resume or curriculum vitae.
  • A personal statement of your professional goals and how this program will help you achieve them.
  • English-language proficiency
  • International students must submit a photocopy of a current RN license from their home country with their Masters application.
  • International nurses must obtain a Missouri RN license prior to beginning coursework.
  • Completed Graduate School online application (After acceptance to the MSN program)
  • Unofficial Transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23140 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23140 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    23140 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23140 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12809 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12809 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Columbia

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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