Northeastern State University

Master Online
12 months
447 USD/credit
447 USD/credit
197 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Nursing at Northeastern State University offers a Master of Science in Nursing program to prepare bachelors of science nurses to develop skills and competencies needed for professional nursing practice.


To provide educational mobility and preparation at the graduate level to qualified registered nurses. The Nursing program offered by Northeastern State University directly addresses the need for masters prepared nurses in the state and region that the University serves. The nursing faculty is committed to excellence in developing masters prepared nurses.

Program Goals

  • Facilitate students’ mastery of knowledge and skills essential for professional nursing roles.
  • Prepare masters level nurses who reflect increased competency with the cultures and communities served.
  • Impact the current and future local, state, and regional needs for master’s prepared nurses.
  • Prepare masters level nurses for further graduate and doctoral studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theoretical Foundations for Nursing Practice
  • Advanced Research & EBP for Health Care Professionals
  • Cultural Perspectives: Regional & Global Implications
  • Policy, Ethics, & Quality in Professional Nursing Practice
  • Issues & Trends in Professional Nursing Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

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

  • Online Application
  • An earned bachelors degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Proof of citizenship for a U.S. citizen born outside of the United States and for a resident alien.
  • $25 non-refundable Application Fee
  • Official Transcript
  • Bank Document
  • Copy of Passport
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    447 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 447 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    447 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 447 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    197 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 197 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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