24 months
13404 USD/year
13404 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Department of Nursing at California State University San Bernardino offers a graduate program leading to a Master of Science in Nursing with three concentrations: Population Health for Clinical Leaders, Nurse Educator, and Advanced Community/Public Health Nursing.


The program is designed to educate professional nurses for practice, leadership, and service in culturally diverse, pluralistic communities. Graduates of the MS in Nursing program at California State University San Bernardino will work collaboratively with other health care providers and participate effectively in interprofessional health care delivery.


  • The Population Health for Clinical Leaders concentration prepares the graduate to apply a population-focused perspective in delivery of expert nursing care in a wide range of clinical settings.
  • The Nurse Educator concentration prepares the graduate for nurse educator positions in both academic and clinical settings.
  • The concentration in Advanced Community/Public Health prepares the graduate to deliver expert nursing care to community-based populations in positions in public health departments, home health agencies, and other community-based organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Epidemiology & Biostatistics
  • Health Informatics
  • Quality, Safety, Outcomes, & Case Management
  • Organizational Leadership for Population Health
  • Advanced Health Assessment Across the Life Span
  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Pharmacology
  • Nursing Education: Curriculum and Instruction
  • Nursing Education: Assessment and Evaluation
  • Nursing Education: Technology for Instruction & Evaluation
  • Transcultural Healthcare

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 SCH



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $70 Application fee
  • Prior college transcripts (unofficial accepted)
  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited college or university, OR a regionally-accredited baccalaureate degree in a discipline related to nursing
  • Proof of a current California Registered Nurse (RN) license, unencumbered, unrestricted, with no disciplinary action pending or imposed
  • A personal statement of professional goals
  • Three (3) satisfactory letters of professional recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13404 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13404 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    13404 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13404 USD per year during 24 months.
  • California residents: $3588 per semester (6+ units)

Living costs for San Bernardino

1000 - 1795 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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