The online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program prepares registered nurses to become effective and ethical leaders, professionals, and health educators in an evolving health care industry.
Benedictine’s online MSN curriculum aligns with the graduate education standards specified by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing which emphasize organizational and systems leadership, informatics, health care technologies, advocacy, inter-professional collaboration, evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and cultural awareness among other valued professional nursing qualities and skills.
The online MSN program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Accreditation means that you, employers, recruiters and other higher education institutions can be assured that the quality of the university and the education you receive has been rigorously evaluated and will adequately prepare you for the requirements of professional employment or ongoing studies.
The online MSN offers two concentrations that reflect the needs and trends of the nursing profession and also allows you to tailor your studies toward your own career goals:
Benedictine University is currently ranked the #7 Best Online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Program in the United States by thebestcolleges.org.
The online Dual MSN/MBA program is designed for nurse professionals seeking a comprehensive understanding of advanced nursing practice and the critical thinking skills needed to solve problems, identify opportunities and make dependable decisions in health care settings based on an understanding of finance, economics, operations, marketing and management.
In order to achieve Magnet status an increasing number of hospitals are seeking nurses who possess advanced skills and credentials. For medical facilities Magnet recognition is the ultimate badge of nursing excellence. Earning your advanced nursing degree will put you in high demand for hospitals that seek to promote the nursing profession, evidence-based nursing practice and a positive work environment for their staff.
Obtaining your master’s degree in nursing is a great way to improve your patient care skills, increase your salary, and open the door to new nursing career options. If you are looking to position yourself for career advancement, then consider Benedictine’s online graduate nursing program.
Affordable, flexible, and designed to meet the challenges facing the nursing profession, our online MSN Nursing Executive Leader (Nurse Administrator) or MSN Nurse Educator program can help you transform your nursing career and rise to the demands of health care in the 21st century.
Learn more about our online Master of Science in Nursing program by calling (866) 295-3104, or request more information here.