Master Online


University of West Georgia

24 months
11220 USD/year
11220 USD/year
2892 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Nursing program of University of West Georgia offers a Master of Science in Nursing degree with role options in either education or health systems leadership.


The mission of the Nursing program of University of West Georgia is to offer high quality graduate education that prepares registered nurses for advanced practice roles in diverse health care settings, provides regional outreach related to graduate nursing education through off-campus programs, and provides a caring, supportive, personal environment for learning that:

  • Affirms the holistic nature of individuals
  • Reflects caring as the essence of nursing
  • Expects that nurses use critical thinking in decision making
  • Supports evidence-based practice
  • Utilizes disciplinary rigor to support MSN student progress toward assuming leadership and education roles

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice
    • Role of Caring Hlthcare Prof
    • Health Promotion & Advanced Health Assessment
    • Scholarly Inquiry and Data Analysis in Nursing
    • Leadership for Quality, Safety, and Health Policy
    • Pathophysiology and Pharmacology

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


35 alternative credits




Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All graduate applicants must complete the online Grad Application. A one-time application fee of $40 is required.
  • Official transcripts from a regionally or nationally accredited institution are required and should be sent directly to the UWG Graduate Admissions Office.
  • Earned Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree from an NLNAC or CCNE accredited program
  • Completion of a basic undergraduate statistics course with a grade of C or higher
  • Evidence of current licensure as a registered nurse (RN) in the United States and eligibility for licensure in the state of practica experience
  • GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Professional resume
  • Satisfactory certificate of immunization
  • English proficiency tests

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5610 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    11220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5610 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    2892 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1446 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

University of West Georgia


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!

Tuition fee settings