M.S.N. Online

Online Nurse Leader Program

24 months
17436 USD/year
17436 USD/year
9444 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.S.N. Online Nurse Leader Program from Ohio University's master's program is 100% online with no on-campus requirements. This innovative program prepares nurses to lead within a variety of healthcare settings and organizations. 


The M.S.N. Online Nurse Leader Program from Ohio University's students will learn best practices in nursing leadership, policy, informatics, administration and quality improvement. They will apply knowledge and practice leadership skills to drive change in today’s dynamic healthcare environment. 

Nurse Leader program Highlights:

  • Quick completion in just 5 semesters (30 credit hours)
  • 100% online (no on-campus visits)
  • Spring and fall semester start dates
  • 400 practicum hours in a leadership role in a health-care facility
  • Fall semester start date: Nursing program application deadlines are earlier than general Ohio University's Graduate College deadlines.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership in Systems and Organizations for Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Informatics for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Health Policy and Advocacy for Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Analysis of Evidence-Based Practice for Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Nursing Administration
  • Project Planning and Evaluation for Advanced Practice Nursing

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Ohio University and/or in United States, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0;
  • Resident of, and hold an active RN license, in approved states;
  • Official college transcripts;
  • 3 letters of recommendation;
  • Resumé;
  • Professional Goals Statement: 3-5 page academic essay.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8718 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    17436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8718 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9444 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4722 USD per semester during 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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