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Online Master of Science in Nursing

Take your nursing career to the next level

Online Master of Science in Nursing

The online Master of Science in Nursing at Emporia State University is a unique graduate nursing program focused on elevating nursing careers toward education and management positions. This 33-hour program offers two MSN tracks: Nurse Managers/Leaders and Nurse Educator.

This degree is intended to help nurses take their degree to the next level, equipping them for nursing management or nursing education positions.

Additional information

Accreditation statement

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326, (404) 975-5000

The MSN program accreditation status is initial accreditation. See link below:

Admission + Degree Requirements

Students seeking the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree must have:

1) A bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degree from a regionally accredited institution and from a national nursing accrediting organization (e.g., ACEN, CCNE, or CNEA).

2) A current unencumbered registered nurse (RN) license. See Admission Policies for more information.

3) A grade point average of not less than 2.5 in the last 60 hours of study or an overall grade point average of no less than 3.0 for a completed master’s degree. If a completed master’s degree transcript is submitted for admission, the student MUST also submit an official copy of their bachelor’s degree transcript.

5) MSN Admission Requirements.pdf

6) MSN Student handbook.pdf

7) MSN Application.pdf


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