M.Sc. On Campus

Nursing (Entry Level)

San Francisco State University

36 months
8918 USD/year
8918 USD/year
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The Nursing (Entry Level) MSc program offered at San Francisco State University provides master’s level educational opportunities for registered nurses and individuals with a bachelor’s degree in other fields who wish to enter the profession or pursue an advanced practice nursing degree.


What you will study

The curriculum of the Nursing (Entry Level) MSc program offered at San Francisco State University includes both core courses and specialty courses. The core courses, the portion of the program for all students, include nursing theory, advanced practice nursing roles, pathophysiology, research, leadership, health policy, and ethics for advanced practice nurses. Units taken in addition to the core program are selected with graduate nursing faculty advisement.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Development and Health Assessment Theory
  • Health Promotion in Nursing
  • Reproductive Health Theory
  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Theory
  • Nursing Care of Children Theory
  • Nursing Care of Adults Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


97 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Visit the School of Nursing website for specific application dates.
  • Meet general requirements for admission to graduate study at SF State and submit a separate application to the Division of Graduate Studies.
  • Complete the School of Nursing supplemental application process.
  • Include a written goal statement.
  • Students whose native language is not English and whose preparatory education was principally in a language other than English must demonstrate competence in English.
  • Three references from work colleagues, supervisors, or educators.
  • Provide a resume or curriculum vitae.

Tuition Fee

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    8918 USD/year
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    8918 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 8918 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for San Francisco

2206 - 4119 USD /month
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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