12 months
27846 USD/year
27846 USD/year
8757 USD/year
Tuition fee
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If you're an experienced registered nurse (RN) with a bachelor's degree, apply to the Master of Science in Nursing program at The University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. 


Benefits of Master's in Nursing Degree

While earning an MSN degree, you can expect to gain the following in your chosen specialization:
  • Advanced theoretical knowledge
  • Assessment skills
  • Role/leadership development
The Nursing curriculum at The University of New Mexico offers opportunities to critique and apply nursing theory and research as a scientific basis for nursing practice. Courses in each program of study are sequential, with the curriculum building on content.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse-Midwifery
  • Nursing Administration
  • Nursing Education
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Competitive applicants typically have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher.
  • Current unencumbered New Mexico RN license, or eligible for NM licensure, which must be obtained within the first term of the program.
  • One year or more of work experience in nursing or a relevant field prior to starting the program.
  • Submit the following to NursingCAS
    • Application form and fee
    • Three Essay Responses
    • Three letters of recommendation
    • A current resume or curriculum vita
    • Official transcripts from all institutions attended

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27846 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 27846 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    27846 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27846 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8757 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8757 USD per year 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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