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As a nurse with a passion for helping people, you want to do more to elevate patient care.
Whether you want to work one-on-one with patients or pursue a nursing leadership position, our CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program can help you drive your goals forward. When you choose Walden, you will:
Next Start Date: February 24, 2020
Transfer Credits: Varies
Accreditation: CCNE Accredited
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Go from giving the shots to calling them. Help shape the future by making significant contributions to your organization in planning, finance, and human resources.Location restrictions apply for competency-based program§
Prepare to address current healthcare issues in a clinical environment while developing teaching expertise in both classroom and staff development settings.Location restrictions apply for competency-based program§
Learn how to design and implement effective and user-friendly systems that improve accuracy, eliminate redundancy, and reduce costs in health IT.Location restrictions apply for competency-based program§
Walden’s MSN program features three program tracks depending on your previous education, experience, and education goals. The courses and pace of the program will depend on the track chosen.
Tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education. Get in touch with an enrollment advisor today at 8552035779, to learn more about tuition costs for this program and financial aid options.Walden's enrollment advisors are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education.
"My education from Walden helped me achieve my goal of becoming CEO of the clinic where I was previously nurse manager."
*Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) IPEDS database. Retrieved July 2017, using CIP code 51.3801 (Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse). Includes 2016 preliminary data.
†This tuition reduction is only available to new students residing in the U.S. in good standing who begin classes on October 7, 2019. This offer may not be combined with any other offer. Students are responsible for other non-tuition costs, including but not limited to university and program and custom-related fees and taxes. The tuition reduction will be applied to the student’s account approximately 4 to 6 weeks from the start date and applied to each term for the duration of the program. Student must be enrolled continuously (without break) to receive full tuition reduction. Any unused portion due to a break in attendance will be forfeited.
‡Some entry options may require that you fulfill general education requirements prior to taking masters-level coursework. Once you meet these requirements, you will continue to your MSN program. Please speak to an enrollment advisor for more details.
§Walden is currently unable to accept applications for the competency-based MSN specializations in Nurse Executive, Nursing Education, and Nursing Informatics, from residents of the following states: Alabama, Alaska, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming.
Note on competency-based MSN specializations
Walden is currently unable to accept applications for the competency-based MSN specializations in Nurse Executive, Nursing Education, and Nursing Informatics, from residents of the following states: Alabama, Alaska, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming.
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing (BSN), master’s degree program in nursing (MSN), and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at Walden University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).
Officially recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accreditation agency, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is an autonomous accrediting agency, contributing to the improvement of the public’s health. CCNE ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate, graduate, and residency programs in nursing.Walden University’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program is designed to provide the academic degree required to apply for national certifications. Because no graduate program can guarantee that graduates will achieve national certification, we encourage students to consult the appropriate credentialing center for the specific requirements. It is an individual’s responsibility to understand, evaluate, and comply with all requirements relating to national certification as requirements vary widely. Walden makes no representations or guarantee that completion of Walden coursework or programs will permit an individual to obtain national certification. For more information about certification programs, students should contact the American Nurses Credentialing Center at www.nursingworld.org/ancc, or other certification websites.