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Nursing - Healthcare Systems Leadership

12 months
759 USD/credit 28842 USD/year
759 USD/credit 28842 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Nursing - Healthcare Systems Leadership program at the University of Kentucky is based on the MSN Essentials and builds on the student’s current knowledge and expertise.


Learning outcomes

Students from the  Master of Science in Nursing - Healthcare Systems Leadership program at the University of Kentucky will take complete a series of courses that prepare them to function as change agents in multi-dimensional roles in throughout their organization and community. 

The curriculum will emphasizes leadership effectiveness in micro and meso organizational/systems/settings, evidence-based management, quality/safety, information management expertise, and strategies to make organizational changes. Graduates that complete this program will have a fuller understanding of the discipline of nursing in order to engage in higher level practice and leadership in a variety of settings and to commit to lifelong learning.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Gathering, Analyzing and Using Educational Data 
  • Concepts, Theories, And Models for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Economic and Financial Aspects of Clinical and Population
  • Nursing Leadership In Health Care
  • Quality And Safety In Nursing And Healthcare 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


38 SCH



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing from a school accredited by a nationally recognized organization and goal statement
  • Three references 
  • An interview 
  • Unencumbered RN licensure required in/for the state where clinicals take place.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28842 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 759 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    28842 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 759 USD per credit during 12 months.


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.

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