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Top 38 Master Degrees in Nursing Studies 2019

A master is a degree that many students obtain when they have higher career goals in mind. Students attain the skills that they need to obtain specialized roles in their desired field. You can receive a master's degree by enrolling in a program after you have received your bachelor's degree. After obtaining a master, you may go on to enroll in a doctorate program.

What is a Master in Nursing? This degree allows you to pursue extraordinary career goals. Nurses can obtain skills to work in specialized fields of studies. They can help out in neurological centers, operating rooms, mental health centers and other important institutions. Nurses have the ability to focus in a particular area instead of just working wherever they are needed. Many nurses work in research and advance clinical training after obtaining their degree.

There are many benefits to obtaining a Master in Nursing. One benefit is the ability to work in one specialized location. If you want to work in a specific type of medical institution, your advanced degree will help take you there. Another benefit is the higher pay. Nurses with an advanced education can make a significantly higher amount of money than nurses who don’t.

The cost of obtaining your Master in Nursing depends on the institution that you decide to attend. You can call the institutions that you are interested in and ask how much the degree program will cost. You can search online for government and state grants to help you cover the expenses.

Nurses with a master will have many career opportunities. It allows nurses to join many areas of specialization. Adult care nursing and nurse midwifery are common specialties for nurses. Nurses can also go into nurse leadership, nurse education and entrepreneurship. Being a nurse practitioner or a psychiatric mental health nurse are both great goals and career options as well.

If you are interested in earning a master's degree in nursing, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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38 Results in Nursing Studies

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science

The Master of Health Leadership and Policy (MHLP) in Seniors Care is designed to enable participants to lead, design and deliver comprehensive care and services for senio ... [+]

*The application system opens on January 2nd, 2019.

The Master of Health Leadership and Policy (MHLP) in Seniors Care is designed to enable participants to lead, design and deliver comprehensive care and services for seniors in a range of community and institutional settings.

The proportion of seniors is accelerating rapidly. While many services are provided in the public sector there is an increasing number and range of services for seniors in the private and non-profit sectors as well. These demographic trends highlight the pressing need for health professionals who can create the future of seniors care in the community and institutional contexts.

As a health care specialist in seniors care, you are responsible to improve patient outcomes and foster the well-being of seniors. You have to lead, design and deliver comprehensive care and services for seniors. With a dual focus on strengthening your skills in the technical aspects of seniors care and deepening your capacity as a leader, this program will help you to develop innovative solutions, manage collaborative teams and lead projects.... [-]

Canada Vancouver
January 2020
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Case Western Reserve University, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing

The Graduate Entry Nursing Program is for students who are ready for a career in nursing and to receive a Master of Nursing degree. This graduate degree prepares students ... [+]

A New Career in Nursing

The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing's Graduate Entry Nursing Program is your gateway to the exciting, challenging, and fulfilling field of nursing. The Graduate Entry Nursing Program is for students who are ready for a career in nursing and to receive a Master of Nursing degree. This graduate degree prepares students for practice as an advanced generalist registered nurse and to lead interprofessional, evidence-based initiatives. The Master of Nursing degree also allows you to pursue an MSN, DNP, Ph.D., or DNP/Ph.D. degree.

Graduate Entry Nursing Program Highlights The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing has offered post-baccalaureate, graduate entry nursing education since 1979 MN students have over 1,000 hours of clinical experiences Our students earn up to 15 credits toward most MSN majors Student have the opportunity to volunteer in the CWRU Student-Run Free Clinic to receive interprofessional learning experiences Our students routinely pass above the national average on the NCLEX, the RN licensure exam Teaching and learning strategies are geared to the unique learning needs of individuals entering nursing at the graduate level As part of Case Western Reserve University, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing is both a research-intensive environment and a leader in clinical education MN students fulfill their clinical hours at prominent healthcare organizations and world-class hospitals, including University Hospitals Case Medical Center, the Cleveland Clinic, MetroHealth Medical Center and the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center. Admission Overview Application information is available on our Graduate Entry Applications Instructions page.... [-]
USA Cleveland
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Full-time
20 months
Campus
Atlântica University

Atlântica created the postgraduate course in Critical Ill, a course that aims to specialize professionals in emergency and emergency situations. Currently, the Integrated ... [+]

Course description

Atlântica created the postgraduate course in Critical Ill, a course that aims to specialize professionals in emergency and emergency situations. Currently, the Integrated Medical Emergency System along with the restructuring of hospital emergency services, with the individual introduction of the emergency room and resuscitation, as well as the definition of care units with advanced life support and greenways, have led to a need training of doctors and nurses in the critical patient's global area.

Critical Illness Medicine is thus supported by the essential common denominators: scientific, technical-pedagogical and logistic, of resuscitation and support of the vital functions of this type of patient.... [-]

Portugal Barcarena
September 2019
Portuguese (Portugal)
Part-time
7 months
Campus
University of Saint Mary Online

Customize your online MS in Nursing degree with a concentration in Nurse Administrator from the accredited, University of Saint Mary. This concentration will give you the ... [+]

Online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree from the University of Saint Mary integrates the Essentials of Master's Education in Nursing (2011) from the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). With these new essentials, the online MSN not only prepares you for advanced career opportunities, but it also prepares you for a doctorate-level program, which would unlock even more career options.

Area of Specialization Nurse Administrator Concentration - This concentration will give you the credentials and knowledge suited for management and executive-level positions, as well as help you define the quality of care in health care organiz... [-]
USA Leavenworth
September 2019
Part-time
1 year
Online
IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems

The extra-occupational master's program Advanced Nursing Practice (ANP) trains the future nursing experts. ... [+]

Future experts of care

Primary Nursing: Get ready for the ever-changing challenges of nursing. Recognize opportunities in the health sector and act as a change agent in healthcare facilities. We teach and broaden our competences: from research, ethical decision-making, clinical and professional leadership to interdisciplinarity, consultation and counseling to coaching and leadership.

target group

They want to face the challenges of health care, such as the growth of chronic diseases and multi-morbidity, growing economic pressures on hospitals, nursing services and medical practices, and the advancing digitization. You are not afraid to review existing work processes and task assignments, to strive for maximum process optimization as well as to increase efficiency and efficiency or to design interface management.... [-]

Austria Krems an der Donau
September 2019
German
Part-time
4 semesters
Campus
Southern Cross University (Online)

Our Master of Mental Health Nursing is the first of its kind, developed against the latest mental health industry standards as set by the Australian College of Mental Hea ... [+]

Duration: Two years, part-time Advanced standing: Call us to see if you qualify Study periods: January, March, April, July, September, November Fees: $2300 per unit, find out about FEE-HELP Units: 12 Build your capabilities for optimum patient care

Mental health is a growing issue, so there is a need for highly skilled mental health nurse professionals to ensure consumers receive the best possible care.

Study a postgraduate mental health nursing course online with Southern Cross University’s internationally recognized School of Health and Human Sciences. In this program, you will learn from leading and clinically active mental health nurse academics; and access current and clinically relevant, evidence-based coursework through a responsive and interactive learning environment.... [-]

Australia Australia Online
July 2019
Part-time
2 years
Online
University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Are you an RN looking to upgrade your qualifications or become a leader in the healthcare sector? Our Master of Nursing is designed to boost your skills in leadership and ... [+]

Master of Nursing for Registered Nurses

Are you an RN looking to upgrade your qualifications or become a leader in the healthcare sector? Our Master of Nursing is designed to boost your skills in leadership and strategic management within your current nursing practice. In addition, the options for elective courses and research opportunities can be aligned with your personal career ambitions.

Study Nursing online

No matter where you live in the world, you can study online with our Master of Nursing. Our nursing courses are designed for online study so you can continue working as an RN.

Career outcomes

Would you like a say in the strategic direction of your ward, hospital or organization? Our Master of Nursing will boost your career opportunities in nursing and healthcare management.... [-]

Australia Australia Online
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Full-time
Part-time
18 - 60 months
Online
Mälardalen University

Today’s complex health care puts high demands on the skills of nurses. As a student on the Master’s program, you will acquire in-depth knowledge of the Caring Sciences an ... [+]

Today’s complex health care puts high demands on the skills of nurses. As a student on the Master’s program, you will acquire in-depth knowledge of the Caring Sciences and of scientific methodology. You will also acquire increased knowledge of how several professions in many different areas of knowledge work together within the field of health and welfare.

The program

The program is based on the nurse’s core competencies and professional areas of responsibility as well as on a holistic view of people in need of care. Throughout the entire life cycle, the patient and family are in focus in a caring context. Equality and accessibility are emphasized in a person-centered and cooperative approach with regard to relations between caregivers, patient, and family as well as within the surrounding community.... [-]

Sweden Eskilstuna
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
McGovern Education Group

The Master of Nursing (MSN) is a one to two-year master’s degree in nursing and is considered an entry-level degree for nurse educators and managers. The degree also may ... [+]

The Master of Nursing (MSN) is a one to two-year master’s degree in nursing and is considered an entry-level degree for nurse educators and managers.

The degree also may prepare a nurse to seek a career as a nurse administrator, health policy expert, clinical nurse leader, nurse practitioner, and other types of advanced practice registered nurse.

Programs usually offer education in advanced nursing specialties such as acute care, adult care, family care, gerontology, neonatology, palliative care, pediatric, psychiatric, and obstetrics, and gynecology.

Tuition for nursing programs program starts at $20,000 USD per academic year, although partial merit scholarships are available for high performing international students based on IELTS (6.5+) and TOEFL (90+) exam scores as well as CGPA and GRE (300+) or GMAT (550+) exam scores.... [-]

USA Oklahoma City
September 2019
Full-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra

The Master Course in Nursing is regulated by Order No. 8487/2017, of September 27. ... [+]

Master in Nursing

The Master Course in Nursing is regulated by Order No. 8487/2017, of September 27.

General objectives defined for the cycle of studies:

To qualify nurses for the nursing practice in the area of Management of Care Units and for the area of Clinical Supervision;Understand the methodological complexity of the various research processes and the critical reading of the research produced;Acquire advanced methodological tools to support the treatment and analysis of qualitative and quantitative data;To construct an informed, critical and creative vision of the process of disciplinary and professional development of the nursing sciences;To create an interface with clinical research in nursing and with conceptual research for disciplinary and professional construction;Reflect critically on the policies, design and organization of health systems and services;Understand the training process in clinical teaching, supervision of peers and students in initial training.... [-]
Portugal Coimbra
October 2019
Portuguese
3 semesters
Campus
Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro

This master's degree aims to respond to the needs of the person and family in a logic of health promotion, disease prevention and its complications whose objectives a ... [+]

This master's degree aims to respond to the needs of the person and family in a logic of health promotion, disease prevention and its complications whose objectives are:

Contribute to the formation of a professional capable of developing skills in the challenges faced by families, resulting from specialized nursing care needs in family health, health problems and demographic, social and epidemiological changes;To promote knowledge and methodologies of intervention in Family Nursing;To qualify for critical reflection in the context of providing care for the family throughout life;Enable for the development of scientific research aiming at responses according to the specificities of the people and families in care and the working contexts;To increase the development of a collaborative professional capable of adapting to the emergent, complex and unpredictable characteristics and challenges of health contexts.... [-]
Portugal Vila Real
October 2019
Portuguese (Portugal)
Full-time
3 semesters
Campus
The University of Wollongong in Dubai

The Master of Nursing is designed to position you at the forefront of innovation and best practice in the nursing profession. The program is for registered nurses who wan ... [+]

The Master of Nursing is designed to position you at the forefront of innovation and best practice in the nursing profession.

The program is for registered nurses who want to advance their academic qualifications and contribute to the transformation of clinical practice in the UAE and will provide you with the specialized practical and leadership skills to take your nursing career to the next level.

Duration

24 months

IntakesSpring - FebruarySummer - JuneAutumn - September

Tuition FeesAED 78,750USD 21,440(VAT 5% inclusive)

As a nursing professional you’ve already committed to changing people’s lives for the better. The Master of Nursing at UOWD will help you to:... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
June 2019
Full-time
24 months
Campus
University of Lethbridge

The purpose of this program is to meet the demand for an accessible and relevant Master of Nursing (MN) degree that addresses the needs of adult learners in the nursing p ... [+]

About

The purpose of this program is to meet the demand for an accessible and relevant Master of Nursing (MN) degree that addresses the needs of adult learners in the nursing profession who wish to continue life-long learning, gain additional credentials, and become leaders in nursing practice, education and research.

The Master of Nursing program has been designed to meet the needs of degree-holders who are regulated members in good standing in a Canadian jurisdiction on the Registered Nurse, Psychiatric Nurse, Graduate Nursing Practitioner, or Nurse Practitioner Register. Potential students may be working in a variety of roles and wish to increase their education to further their employment options. We anticipate that our graduates will become employed in nursing education or a variety of other roles within the health care delivery system.... [-]

Canada Lethbridge
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
24 - 48 months
Campus
Universidad de Sonora

General Objective: To train Nursing Specialists in Critical Care, competitive in the workplace for the assistance of patients in a critical state of health through specia ... [+]

Name of the program: Specialty of Nursing in Intensive Care DGP key: 456711 Normal period to graduate: 3 semesters Credits: 126 Diploma that confers: Specialty of Nursing in Intensive Care Campus where it is offered: Hermosillo

Program descriptionGeneral purpose

Form Nursing Specialists in Critical Care, competitive in the workplace for the assistance of patients in a critical state of health through specialized deepening of knowledge, skills and clinical skills in the field, as well as attitudinal competencies, developing professional competencies they require for the attention of the patient that they allow him to reach and to maintain the maximum capacity and / or well-being to preserve the life, to prevent and to limit disabilities, using for it the methodology of the Nursing Process.... [-]

Mexico Hermosillo
August 2019
Spanish
Full-time
3 semesters
Campus
Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)

The program of this master allows the development of skills necessary for research in Nursing, coupled with content that deepen in education, management and advanced clin ... [+]

The Master's Degree in Nursing Science (6th edition) has established itself as one of the best training offers 2nd cycle in the field of nursing. The program of this master allows the development of skills necessary for research in Nursing, coupled with content that deepen in education, management and advanced clinical. Thus, professionals who attend the Masters get a broad view of nursing in all its aspects: health care, teaching, research and management.

This is a master with semi character, with live broadcasting of classes via the Internet, and also provides continuity in the Doctoral Program in Nursing Science UJI.

Coordination: Victor Gonzalez Chordà. Nursing department.... [-]
Spain Castellón de la Plana
September 2019
Spanish
Part-time
2 years
Online & Campus Combined