Clinical Leadership, Master | Part time online | Saint Xavier University | United States
30 months
750 USD/credit 11400 USD/year
750 USD/credit 11400 USD/year
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The Online Master of Science in Nursing in Clinical Leadership from Saint Xavier University is the ideal program for nurses who want to continue to work directly with patients while creating and managing quality improvement projects as a clinical nurse leader.


Coursework in the MSN in Clinical Leadership program emphasizes clinical expertise in pathophysiology, pharmacology and health assessment. Applied research, epidemiology, and population-based health are also examined. The advanced expertise you'll gain in this nursing master's degree program is applicable to all clinical settings.


  • To become a leader, choose a university that is a leader in nursing education. Saint Xavier University, the School of Nursing and Health Sciences Division, and all of its programs are consistently recognized for their educational quality.
  • The master's and baccalaureate degrees in nursing at Saint Xavier University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
  • The School of Nursing and Health Sciences Division was declared a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education for the fourth consecutive time in 2018 by the National League for Nursing (NLN).

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Philosophical and Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice 
  • Culture, Communication and Conflict Resolution in Interprofessional Practice 
  • Nursing Inquiry 
  • Health Care Systems and Financing 
  • Epidemiology and Population-Based Health Care 
  • Information Technology and Health Care Outcomes Evaluation 

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  • Part-time
    • 30 months

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38 SCH



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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed online application.
    • Completed recommendation forms.
    • Official results of the appropriate graduate admission test.
    • A completed and notarized SXU Affidavit of Support (PDF).
    • An official scholarship letter or a notarized bank statement or bank letter demonstrating capacity to provide financial support for at least one year of attendance at SXU. 
    • Non-native English speaking applicants must submit official test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or official results from the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or proof of completion of ELS course level 112.
    • A "course-by-course" transcript evaluation report by an approved educational credential evaluator, for all colleges or universities attended abroad to determine U.S. equivalency. 
    • Photocopies or facsimiles of identification and expiration pages of the student's passport. 
    • Additional requirements may apply, depending on program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 750 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • National

    11400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 750 USD per credit during 30 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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