M.Sc. Online

Nursing Administration

Lamar University

12 months
10630 USD/year
10630 USD/year
5722 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Joanne Gay Dishman School of Nursing at Lamar University is the proud home of one of the nation's top two online master's degrees in Nursing Administration.


The Lamar University Master of Science Degree in Nursing (MSN) Administration provides registered nurses with advanced knowledge central to organization, management, leadership, health care policy and economics.

Why Study Nursing Administration at Lamar?

The Master of Science Degree in Nursing (MSN) Administration at Lamar University offers courses and business support courses in financial accounting, economics, and marketing that prepare leaders for a rapidly changing healthcare environment.

Career Paths

Nurse administrators direct and plan the activities of other nurses within hospitals, large clinics and other medical facilities. Their responsibilities vary according to position and might include basic supervision of staff, organizational evaluation or large-scale policy planning. Nurse administrators must be able to handle high levels of stress and should have excellent interpersonal skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evidence-Based Project
  • Theoretical Foundations
  • Nursing Research
  • Healthcare Policy & Finance
  • Advanced Nursing Issues
  • Nurse Educator Practicum 
  • Advanced Health Assessment
  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Role Development, Learning Theory and Teaching Strategies for Nursing Educators
  • Curriculum Design
  • Measurement & Evaluation
  • Advanced Pharmacology

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


37 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit Application. All international graduate applicants should submit online applications through the Apply Texas system.
  • Submit Academic Records
  • Provide Proof of English Language Proficiency. International applicants, both undergraduate and graduate, must provide proof of English language proficiency through scores on the TOEFL or IELTS. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    10630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5315 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    10630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5315 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5722 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2861 USD per semester during 12 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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