The University of Arizona’s online RN to MS program features an accelerated paths that recognize nurses’ previous academic accomplishments and years of working experience. Currently licensed RNs with an Bachelor's Degree in Nursing follow a 15-month curriculum to earn a Master of Science in Clinical Systems Leadership.
The College of Nursing at the University of Arizona offers a variety of programs at the graduate level. Programs are available for students pursuing a first degree in nursing, as well as students interested in advancing in the professional as leaders, advanced practice nurses, and nurse researchers. Please visit the College of Nursing's website for detailed information about our college, faculty and programs.
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All applicants to the RN to MS program should review the application information on the College of Nursing's website (https://www.nursing.arizona.edu/rn-msn-curriculum-admissions), and contact our advisors at 520-621-6676 with any questions.
No standardized tests are required for entrance to this program.
Students may enter the RN to MS program three times each year. Please visit the College of Nursing's website (https://www.nursing.arizona.edu/rn-msn-curriculum-admissions), and contact our advisors at 520-621-6676 with any questions.
International applicants will not be considered for conditional admission by this program.
This program requires 30 credits to complete. Students may choose either a full-time or part-time option, and all courses are offered online. Please contact our advisors for program requirements.
Please refer to the Graduate Student Handbook for students who are pursuing this program of study.