Independence University College of Nursing

RN to MSN - Master of Science in Nursing Degree (MSN)

Independence University

Program Description:
The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program develops the knowledge and skills required of registered nurses and enables nurses to pursue more challenging careers in the health care environment.

The program combines nursing theory with the advanced practice concepts necessary to work successfully within the structure and culture of a variety of health care organizations.

To be admitted to the MSN program, you must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree earned at an institution with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher, and must have a valid Registered Nurse (RN) license within the United States.

The MSN curriculum consists of four core courses and eight advanced courses that provide specialization in one of four nursing concentration areas: community health, gerontology, nursing administration, and wellness.

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About Independence University

For over 30 years, Independence University has been offering quality programs at a distance. We have the experience and we know how to do it well.  Our student-oriented staff is prepared to assist you throughout your distance-education experience. Our programs have been evaluated and meet accreditation standards.  Independence University is also approved to offer students federal financial aid to those who qualify.

Independence University is by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) and, until March 31, 2011, by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC).  Our Associate’s in Respiratory Care program is by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC). Independence University is the first and only college to offer Respiratory Therapy programs at a distance, and we`ve been doing it successfully for over 30 years. The University is a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. Further, many public, private, and government agencies require accreditation recognized by the U.S. Department of Education’s Secretary of Education in order to approve reimbursement and to qualify you to sit for licensure.


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