The Master of Science in nursing degree program integrates research and theory in nursing and associated fields, to provide students with advanced nursing practice. Students in this program master the leadership and management skills necessary in the healthcare world today. Programs in the Master of Science in nursing program include Management Level Nursing, Healthcare Financing, Structure of Healthcare Deliver Systems, and Historical Overview of the Healthcare System.
Graduates of the Master of Science in nursing (MSN) degree program may function as researches/evaluators, nurse practitioners, consultants, clinical nurse specialists, educators, and administrators/managers in a broad range of settings and specialties. Some choose careers in nursing administration, healthcare administration or healthcare management. The job outlook for nurses and nurses with a Master of Science degree is very positive, as there is a shortage of experience, qualified nurses.