The OU Online MSN in Nursing Administration is a 33-credit program that can be completed in as few as 21 months, with all courses being conducted in eight-week blocks. Upon graduation, students will be prepared to Integrate theories from nursing and support sciences to guide practice and role development, use evidence-based and best practice literature to propose and initiate change, and use political acumen to influence health care policy in promoting safe, ethical health care delivery.
Graduates will be able to:
Take the next step in your career with a degree from the University of Oklahoma. Applications are reviewed year-round for eight-week fall, spring, and summer sessions. Choose your program, choose your start, and apply today.
Earning your degree from the OU Health Sciences Center gives you lifelong connections outside of the classroom. You will join over 11,500 alumni of the OUHSC College of Nursing - the state's most extensive nursing program.
Our program prepares you to join the health care administration and management sector, which is projected to grow 18% through 2028 (BLS). Nursing management positions can earn up to $129,000, and director roles can earn up to $169,000 (AONL).
Learn in a flexible online program designed for working professionals. You’ll engage in online discussions with professors and fellow students while gaining skills to advance your leadership career.
Like every OU Online program, the MSN in Nursing Administration is built on the foundation of world-class University of Oklahoma faculty mixed with professors of practice providing valuable instruction. By linking industry experts with our online programs, we offer the most advanced curriculum and prepare students for future career success.
Earning an MSN in Nursing Administration degree from OU Online gives you the skills to succeed in a growing and evolving field. It also gives you access to career support and an expanded professional network as part of the global OU alumni community. Stand out where the industry is moving while enjoying the potential for higher pay, career advancement, and new opportunities.
Tuition and fees for the program are $24,024 ($728 per credit hour). Books and additional materials are not included.
Once accepted into the program, students must submit a $350 nonrefundable deposit within two weeks. Deposits are applied toward tuition expenses and secure a student’s place in the upcoming class.
Nurses are needed now more than ever to lead hospital and health care organization executive teams. With our MSN in Nursing Administration, you’ll gain an invaluable education from our nationally recognized institution that has been inspiring future nurses since 1911.
Admission to the MSN in Nursing Administration program is selective. The College of Nursing has the following requirements for admission:
There is a two-step application process for the online M.S.N. in Nursing Administration:
STEP 1: NURSING CAS ADMISSIONS APPLICATION
STEP 2: OUHSC SUPPLEMENTAL NURSING APPLICATION
Note: An interview may be requested by faculty.
The admissions committee operates under a rolling admission process, and admissions may continue until two weeks before the start of classes. The committee strives to respond to all applicants within two weeks of submitting a completed application.
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Every OU Online program is built on the foundation of world-class faculty mixed with professors of practice providing valuable instruction. By linking industry experts with our online programs, we offer the most advanced curriculum and prepare students for future career success.
When you graduate from an OU Online program, you’ll join the network of 250,000 OU alumni and be forever part of the OU family. Become part of the tradition of excellence that OU has established in its 130-year history.