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77 Master Degrees in Nursing 2020

Master’s programs give students access to expert-level knowledge and skills. Students who enroll in these programs usually already have a bachelor’s degree. While timing varies based on many different factors, most master’s degree programs take approximately two or three years to complete. With populations growing around the world, many individuals need access to quality healthca… Read more

Master’s programs give students access to expert-level knowledge and skills. Students who enroll in these programs usually already have a bachelor’s degree. While timing varies based on many different factors, most master’s degree programs take approximately two or three years to complete.

With populations growing around the world, many individuals need access to quality healthcare. Therefore, motivated individuals often ask, what is a Master in Nursing? For registered nurses who want more responsibility and increased income, these programs are often appealing. Those who have earned a bachelor’s degree enroll in these programs to learn about clinical leadership, healthcare policy, healthcare ethics, biochemistry, pharmacology, and other similar topics. Students generally acquire information through both lectures and advanced practical training. Often, they must complete internships or earn work credit prior to graduation.

A Master in Nursing program usually equips individuals to handle advanced nursing in a variety of settings. Generally, those who complete these programs have the leadership, project management and critical thinking skills they need to succeed personally and professionally. They also have the knowledge they need to provide exceptional care to patients.

Calculating the cost to attend a Master in Nursing program can be difficult, as tuition and fees vary from institution to institution. While program costs are hard to determine, school admission officers can usually help prospective students budget for expenses. Talking about fees prior to matriculating is advisable.

Graduating with a Master in Nursing usually gives individuals the education they need to compete for mid-level and high-level nursing jobs. Students who earn a master’s degree after they are already working as registered nurses often seek promotions. Those who have not yet begun their careers usually pursue employment as nurses, frequently choosing to be specialty nurses, such as pediatric nurses, ER nurses or hospice nurses. Depending on where they choose to live, some graduates choose to work as a nurse practitioner or hospital administrator.

Students earn master’s degrees in online courses, correspondence schools and traditional universities. To find out more, 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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Graceland University - Independence Campus
Independence, USA

Our online graduate nursing programs are designed to provide working RNs the opportunity to pursue a master's degree in nursing through the completion of a combination of onli ... +

Our online graduate nursing programs are designed to provide working RNs the opportunity to pursue a master's degree in nursing through the completion of a combination of online cohort courses, 2 days on-campus focus session, and faculty- and preceptor-guided practicum experiences in the student's local community. -
MSc
Full-time
24 - 32 months
English
31 Aug 2020
Online
Edith Cowan University
Joondalup, Australia

This coursework master is a graduate-entry programme for applicants with a bachelor’s degree in any discipline, with a strong focus on clinical practice and research which lea ... +

This coursework master is a graduate-entry programme for applicants with a bachelor’s degree in any discipline, with a strong focus on clinical practice and research which leads to registration with the NMBA. -
Master
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
George Mason University Online
Fairfax, USA

Build interprofessional experience across health care disciplines with George Mason University's Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner program.

Build interprofessional experience across health care disciplines with George Mason University's Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner program. -
MSc
Part-time
English
Online
Ulearn
Court Yard, United Kingdom

Gain the skills that employers need with our Master's in Adult Nursing. We provide quality training alongside strong tutor support and vibrant student experience. You will bec ... +

Gain the skills that employers need with our Master's in Adult Nursing. We provide quality training alongside strong tutor support and vibrant student experience. You will become a caring and compassionate nurse with critical thinking and decision-making skills to make a difference. Our first-class team of skilled, expert and research-active nursing lecturers will help you achieve your full potential, with a view to your registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as an Adult Nurse. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
Universidad de Huelva
Huelva, Spain

The Faculty of Nursing of the Universidad de Huelva has acquired the commitment to offer high qualification training that facilitates the labor insertion of its graduates. Thi ... +

The Faculty of Nursing of the Universidad de Huelva has acquired the commitment to offer high qualification training that facilitates the labor insertion of its graduates. This master is in line with the successful achievement of this objective. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Oct 2020
31 Jul 2020
Campus
Seton Hall University Online
South Orange, USA

Through online programs such as our Master of Science in Nursing, Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, we offer you an intellectually challenging environment, real-world expe ... +

Through online programs such as our Master of Science in Nursing, Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, we offer you an intellectually challenging environment, real-world experiences and a culture of optimism that propels great minds. -
MSc
Part-time
36 - 48 months
English
Sep 2020
Online
University of Dundee
Dundee, United Kingdom

Designed for registered nurses from all specialties, this course offers you a supportive, international learning environment where you will learn alongside nurses at various s ... +

Designed for registered nurses from all specialties, this course offers you a supportive, international learning environment where you will learn alongside nurses at various stages of their careers. -
MSc
Full-time
12 months
English
Sep 2020
04 Sep 2020
Campus
Northern Illinois University Online
DeKalb, USA

With your online M.S. in Nursing from Northern Illinois University, you'll gain advanced clinical care skills to take advantage of major growth areas in the field of nursing. ... +

With your online M.S. in Nursing from Northern Illinois University, you'll gain advanced clinical care skills to take advantage of major growth areas in the field of nursing. With the M.S. in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner (F.N.P.) specialization, you'll gain more independence in your practice, and attain the skills to sit for the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Family Nurse Practitioner Certification exam. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
30 - 72 months
English
Aug 2020
14 Aug 2020
Online
Queens University of Charlotte Online
Charlotte, USA

The CCNE-accredited* online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree from Queens prepares you to be a collaborative nursing leader within interdisciplinary teams to improve h ... +

The CCNE-accredited* online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree from Queens prepares you to be a collaborative nursing leader within interdisciplinary teams to improve healthcare. Designed by working nurses, for working nurses, you’ll acquire advanced knowledge of research, informatics, theory, and health policy, and then focus on specialized coursework that specifically supports your career goals. -
MSc
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
Sacred Heart University Online
Fairfield, USA

Move up to a leadership role with a sought-after credential. Offering four specializations in Clinical Nurse Leadership, Nursing Management & Executive Leadership, Nursing ... +

Move up to a leadership role with a sought-after credential. Offering four specializations in Clinical Nurse Leadership, Nursing Management & Executive Leadership, Nursing Education, and Family Nurse Practitioner. -
MSc
Full-time
3 years
English
Online
Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra
Coimbra, Portugal +2 More

The Master's Degree in Rehabilitation Nursing takes into account the new sociodemographic and health problems resulting from population aging, the high incidence and prevalenc ... +

The Master's Degree in Rehabilitation Nursing takes into account the new sociodemographic and health problems resulting from population aging, the high incidence and prevalence of acute and chronic diseases, and its sequelae related to unhealthy lifestyles / behaviors, and work. -
Master
2 years
Portuguese
Oct 2020
Campus
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Vancouver, Canada

The M.S.N. program prepares graduates to be leaders. Program completion opens new horizons for nurses in education, advanced practice, policy implementation, healthcare manage ... +

The M.S.N. program prepares graduates to be leaders. Program completion opens new horizons for nurses in education, advanced practice, policy implementation, healthcare management, and nursing knowledge development. Applicants must be registered nurses with a bachelor's degree, normally in nursing, who meet the admission requirements of the UBC Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. Program graduates develop skills in leadership in professional nursing practice. The program offers opportunities to move directly into doctoral studies. Students complete a total of 33 credits, comprising core, focus, and elective courses and a 3-credit research project (NURS 595) or a 6-credit thesis (NURS 599). -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
University of Lethbridge
Lethbridge, Canada

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 profes ... +

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. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
24 - 48 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
Glasgow Caledonian University - The School of Health and Life Sciences
Glasgow, United Kingdom

The MSc Nursing Studies (Pre-registration) offers graduates from any background the opportunity to transfer their graduate skills to nursing.

The MSc Nursing Studies (Pre-registration) offers graduates from any background the opportunity to transfer their graduate skills to nursing. -
MSc
Full-time
28 months
English
Campus
University of Stirling
Stirling, United Kingdom

This one year full-time or two-year part-time course will provide you, as a registered nurse or midwife on Part 1 or Part 2 on the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) register ... +

This one year full-time or two-year part-time course will provide you, as a registered nurse or midwife on Part 1 or Part 2 on the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) register, with the opportunity to influence the health and social care provision of children and families. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
12 - 24 months
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online

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