M.Sc. On Campus


Vanguard University

12 months
20100 USD/year
20100 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


This Nursing program at Vanguard University is for licensed nurses who already completed a bachelor’s degree who seek to complete a master’s degree. 


The Department of Nursing at Vanguard University is committed to providing exceptional undergraduate and graduate nursing programs taught by professor-mentors in a dynamic learning community. 

Learning outcomes 

Since launching our first nursing program, we have been a center of excellence in Christian nursing education that integrates our University values of truth, virtue and service. Vanguard Nursing Program alumni leave committed to compassionate, holistic patient care – mind, body and spirit.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Diversity, Social and Global Issues in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
  • Assessing, Planning and Managing Budgets and Resources
  • Strategies of Simulation Learning and Instruction
  • Class/Course Preparation, Planning and Competency Evaluations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • References: Each applicant is required to secure two professional references as part of the application process. These should be completed by professionals who are familiar with your work as a nurse and are not related to you.
  • Statement of Purpose (250 words): An explanation of your reasons, including your professional aspirations and personal sense of mission, for applying to Vanguard’s Master of Science in Nursing.
  • Resume: Please provide a detailed resume listing all employment, experience, education, training, etc.
  • Copy of California Registered Nursing (RN) License
  • Evidence of All Required Immunizations and Report of a Current Physical Exam 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 670 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    20100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 670 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Costa Mesa

1100 - 1600 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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