Online RN to MSN Clinical Systems Leadership



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Program Highlights

Streamlined: Earn your RN to MSN degree in less time than it takes to complete many traditional nursing programs.
  • BSNs can earn their MSN in just 15 months
  • ADNs can earn their MSN in 2 years

Flexible: The highly-engaging, interactive program is delivered 100% online with no on-campus residencies or clinical requirements.
Focused: Pursue an industry-forward curriculum dedicated to developing clinical systems leaders who are effective in all healing environments.
Quality: Our program provides a comprehensive, high-quality education that engages students in discovery through research and broad-based scholarship.
Experienced: Learn from an internationally-renowned faculty of nursing experts.

Earn your MSN in as Few as 15 Months

The University of Arizona online RN to MSN program is uniquely designed to prepare practicing RNs for a lasting and prosperous future in clinical nursing systems leadership. This streamlined program features an engaging and academically robust curriculum that can be completed in less time than traditional BSN and MSN programs. Ranked among the top 6 percent of graduate nursing programs in the United States and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), the University of Arizona College of Nursing offers a comprehensive master’s degree in nursing that is designed specifically for working RNs who want a quality nursing education that fits into their busy lives. Whether you’re looking to earn the educational credentials needed to lead interprofessional care teams, evaluate and improve clinical care systems, or if you just want to position yourself for a lasting career as a highly competent, 21st century nursing professional – earning your RN-MSN degree is a great way to pursue your goals.

State-of-the-Art Nursing Curriculum

As a student in the University of Arizona RN to MSN program, you’ll learn new ways to design and lead innovative, patient-centered care in a variety of healing environments, collaborate with interprofessional teams to deliver evidence-based, quality care and evaluate and apply integrative healing strategies across the health-illness trajectory. Discover new ways to incorporate the latest in health-care technology, coordinate care transitions to improve patient outcomes and apply theory and evidence-based knowledge to design, coordinate and evaluate patient care systems.