MSN - Leadership

Degree Option: Master’s Degree

Program: Masters

School: Fairfield University EGAN School of Nursing & Health Studies

Program Length

Part Time: 48 months

Full Time: 36 months

Admission Requirements

Applicants for the M.S. in Nursing, Nursing Leadership Track must hold a baccalaureate degree in nursing from a regionally accredited college or university (or the international equivalent). A quality point average of 3.0 or higher is preferred. RN applicants who have a non-nursing bachelor's degree will be considered on an individual basis and may be required to complete select prerequisites to be eligible for admission to the MSN program.

# of General Education Courses: 0

# of Nursing Courses: 12

Website: Link to Fairfield University EGAN School of Nursing & Health Studies Admissions Page

Email: gradadmis@fairfield.edu

Phone: (203) 254-4184

Articulation Model: No

Advanced Placement: No

You need to be/have a:

RN

Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing - BS/BSN

Already have a 4-year non-nursing college degree

Tuition & Financial Services

Cost per hour: 850

Tuition and Fees: Link to Fairfield University EGAN School of Nursing & Health Studies Financial Aid Page

Financial Services Information

Website: Link to Fairfield University EGAN School of Nursing & Health Studies Nursing Tuition Page

Email: finaid@fairfield.edu

Phone: (203) 254-4125

Program Description

An advanced education nurse generalist degree created in response to an urgent call for better patient outcomes and improved coordination in the delivery of healthcare services. Graduates will provide leadership at all levels of healthcare to move organizations toward evidence-based systems of care, to produce better patient outcomes. This is the perfect degree for graduate nurses who do not wish to be nurse practitioners but want to maximize career options in dynamic healthcare environments, including management, clinical nurse leaders, nurse navigators, care coordinators (trauma and stroke), hospital education, adjunct clinical faculty, quality improvement, risk management, and a variety of newly emerging roles.

Application Deadline

rolling

Program Location

Blended of online and on-the-ground

Campus Locations

Fairfield University EGAN School of Nursing & Health Studies
1073 North Benson Road
Fairfield , CT 06824