The School of Nursing offers a Nursing Leadership Masters in Nursing program that allows nurses to advance to the position of front line manager in any healthcare setting.
Students in this program come from varied roles from staff nurse to nurse executive and across varied settings to include practice, academia, and industry. Students develop skills and knowledge needed to evolve the healthcare system.
This option also creates an excellent bridge to the Post-Masters Doctorate with a leadership focus. A Post-Baccalaureate DNP and Post-Masters DNP degree with Leadership Focus are also available.
Nursing Leadership MSN is hybrid, full or part-time program based at the Newark campus only.
Students completing this program are prepared to take the leadership certifi cation exams offered through ANCC or AONE.
Follow this link to view Master of Science program outcomes
Credits to Completion
Students must complete a total of 42 credits, along with 500 clinical hours to receive the Nursing Leadership MSN.
Nursing Leadership Application Information
Leadership Plans of Study