Nursing Administration

SUNY/Empire State College

M.Sc. Online
23100 USD/year
13570 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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If you are a registered nurse with a bachelor's degree in nursing (BSN) from a regionally accredited institution with a GPA of 3.0 or above and are looking for an opportunity to earn a graduate degree in nursing, the Master of Science in Nursing Administration from SUNY/Empire State College is a good choice for you.


The M. S. in Nursing Administration from SUNY/Empire State College is a 33-credit, online program. The degree will prepare students to assume a broader leadership role in nursing management within a healthcare organization or system-wide enterprise. 

Courses are offered fall, spring and summer terms. See the nursing course information for course descriptions.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Nursing Research and Evidence Based Practice
  • Informatics and Health Care Technology 
  • Contemporary Issues in Health Care
  • Population Health, Human Diversity and Social Issues
  • Healthcare Finance and Budgeting 
  • Organizational Theory and Human Resource Management
  • Innovative Leadership in Healthcare Organizations
  • Nursing Administration Capstone

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines




33 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Application Materials

  • A single integrative essay
  • Current resume'
  • Two recommendations, at least one from your current direct supervisor or appropriate alternative with the ability to discuss your career and professional goals and skills; a second letter may come from members of the faculty with whom you have worked or who know you well
  • Official transcripts from regionally accredited colleges/universities attended: 
  • Non-refundable $50 application/orientation fee
  • Interview

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11550 USD per semester and a duration of  .
  • National

    13570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6785 USD per semester and a duration of  .


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!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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