Idaho State University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
26547 USD/year
26547 USD/year
9925 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Nursing from Idaho State University is offered online and requires 43 credits. A full time program is available in the Nursing Education option.


At Nursing from Idaho State University leadership is emphasized in the preparation of the student in the Master's in Nursing program, Education option.   

Graduates with Nursing from Idaho State University will:

  • be prepared to teach in an academic nursing program as well as in other settings. 
  • become caring, exemplary nurse leaders who integrate education, practice, and research to enhance quality of life for rural and diverse populations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Policy
  • Advanced Evidence Application
  • Health Care of Rural Communities
  • Health Assessment
  • Advanced Nursing Roles
  • Rethinking Nursing Education
  • Curriculum Issues and Development
  • Evaluation Issues and Strategies in Nursing Education
  • Teaching and Learning Strategies in Nursing Education
  • Advanced Practicum in Nursing Education

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Preference will be given to applications submitted by February 1 of any year. 




43 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.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

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

  • Earned Bachelor of Science (BS in Nursing or BSN) from program accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) or other nationally recognized accrediting body for nursing education. 
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher 
  • Verification of valid and current unencumbered Registered Nursing license.
  • Application and payment of appropriate fees.
  • Submission of official transcripts of all degrees including completion of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from an accredited nursing program. 
  • Evidence of completing prerequisite descriptive or inferential statistics course with a C grade or higher prior to admission to the program.
  • Submission of a professional essay (2-3 pages)
  • Three professional reference forms
  • Submission of professional vitae or resume through the ISU Graduate School application system.
  • Standardized Test 
  • English proficiency score
  • Names and contact information of recommenders

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26547 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26547 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    9925 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9925 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Summer tuition: $504.97 per credit hour 


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