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Program Details

  • Award: Master of Science
  • Credits: 33
  • Delivery: Must be completed entirely online; no face-to-face options available.
  • Emphases:
  • Nursing Administration & Org. Systems Leadership, Credits: 25
  • Nurse Educator, Credits: 25

About this Program

The Master's of Science with a major in nursing prepares professional registered nurses for a specialty role as a Nurse Educator or an Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist. Guidelines from national and specialty organizations were used to develop a curriculum that prepares graduates for certification examinations in specialties that require certification to practice.

Labor Market Information

  • Registered Nurses

  • Median wage: $34.96/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • College Nursing Instructors and Teachers

  • Median wage: $70,211/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
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Minnesota State University Moorhead
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Avenue South Moorhead, MN 56563 Toll-Free: (877) 678-6463 Local: (218) 477-2161 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email:

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