Online Master of Science in Nursing
The Latest AACN Essentials Today. More Flexibility Tomorrow.
Learn more about USM's MSN Program The University of Saint Mary’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree is built on the new Essentials of Master's Education in Nursing from the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). This new, online program means you’ll get the very latest education to help you advance in a rapidly changing, and growing, nursing profession.
The University of Saint Mary (USM) is currently seeking initial accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) of the graduate online program in nursing. USM is hosting an onsite review March 4 – 6, 2015. This visit does not assure accredited status will be granted. Final CCNE accreditation decisions are retroactive to the first day of the program visit pending a positive outcome.
Perhaps you’re also looking to eventually earn your doctorate in the future. Our curriculum and clinical options put you a step ahead should you decide to pursue a doctorate program. Most nurses will end up retaking some courses in their DNP program, but with our program, some of your USM MSN coursework may apply to your doctorate!
Designed for licensed BSN nurses, the online Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Saint Mary is built to meet the highest accreditation standards. This innovative, online MSN will give you the latest knowledge and the highly respected credentials you need to help take the next step in your nursing career today.
The Master of Science in Nursing online program at the University of Saint Mary, Leavenworth KS 66048, is scheduled for its first onsite Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accreditation visit on March 3-5, 2015.
Written and signed 3rd party comments speaking to the program’s qualifications for accreditation status will be received by CCNE until February 1, 2015 at:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
One Dupont Circle, NW Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036-1120