Nursing, M.Sc.

Nursing, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Online
At Kaplan University, we are committed to preparing our Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) students for the demands of the profession today and the challenges of tomorrow.

About

Our online master’s in nursing is designed for nurses who desire to advance to the next level in their careers and pursue a growing number of opportunities for professional and personal fulfillment, such as management positions or advanced practice nursing.

Why Should You Earn a Master’s Degree in Nursing at Kaplan University?
  • We offer a structured program, designed with the flexibility needed for nurses to balance work and life responsibilities with their studies
  • Prepare for managerial positions and advanced practice roles
  • Specialize in areas such as nurse educator or executive leader, or in the adult-gerontology primary care nurse practitioner, adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioner, or family nurse practitioner, primary care population focus areas

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Advanced nursing roles
  • Theoretical foundations of advanced practice nursing
  • Scientific and analytic approaches to advanced evidence-based practice
  • Epidemiology and health promotion
  • Health policy, ethical, and legal perspectives of the health care system
  • Promoting optimal models and systems for health care delivery

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

To apply to Kaplan University’s graduate programs, you must:

  • Submit an unofficial transcript indicating receipt of a bachelor’s degree from a college or university accredited by a regional or national accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
  • By the last day of the first term, you must provide the University with an official copy of the transcript. If an official transcript is not submitted by this time, you will be withdrawn from the University, blocked from reentry, and your academic credentials will be withheld until such documentation is provided.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    420 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 420 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    420 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 420 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Funding

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