The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) for Registered Nurses offered by the University of San Francisco is rated among the top in the country, prepares students as Clinical Nurse Leaders (CNLs). It comprises 35 credits for RNs with a BSN and 46 credits for RNs with an ADN over the course of 2 years of study. Designed with a comprehensive schedule of classroom and online instruction plus practicum coursework.
For our on-campus hybrid option, you attend class sessions in-person one (1) evening each week. Your class session is scheduled for a specific day of the week, for the duration of the program. Integrated with the in-person sessions are online modules that extend the scope, depth, and impact of the real-time interaction.
You can also complete the program fully online with no campus visits. The course content for both options (on-campus hybrid and online) is the same.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Healthcare Policy and Ethics
- Epidemiology (Online only)
- Assessment Across the Lifespan
- CNL Role: Introduction
- Nursing Inquiry
- Healthcare Systems Leadership
- Adv. Pathophysiology and Pharmacology
- CNL Practice I: Leading Quality Improvement Initiatives
- Financial Resource Management (CNL)
- Healthcare Informatics
- CNL Practice II: Quality Improvement Outcomes Management
- CNL Role: Synthesis
- Internship: Clinical Nurse Leader
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Fall Application Priority Deadline: May 15
- Spring Application Deadline: October 24
DisciplinesNursing Health Sciences View 208 other Masters in Health Sciences in United States
International1430 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1430 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National1430 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1430 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
The School of Nursing and Health Professions (SONHP) is proud to offer a variety of ways to assist in funding your education. SONHP offers scholarships through the School and an assortment of resources for funding opportunities outside of the School. In addition to scholarship funding, students seeking Federal Financial Aid can find more information on the he University's Financial Aid webpage. A graduate education is a significant investment in your future. There are financial aid opportunities available for students.
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.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!