Cleveland State University

Online Programs

Master of Science in Nursing


2121 Euclid Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44111

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Nursing

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Masters program in Nursing prepares students for advanced specialized practice. The curriculum is population health based Students can choose from the following tracks: • A Forensic Nursing track prepares nurses to provide health care to a specific population - victims or perpetrators of crime. • The Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) track is part of a national initiative sponsored by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. After successful completion, graduates can sit for the CNL certification exam. • The Nurse Education track is designed for nurses interested in teaching in a school of nursing or an education or staff development setting in a clinical agency. • The Specialized Population track allows students to choose a population on which to focus. This provides a great range of possibilities for specialization. • In addition to these offerings, the School of Nursing and the College of Business offer a combined MSN/MBA degree.


Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Eligibility Requirements:

Students must have a BSN from an accredited institution and a license to practice as a RN in their state of residence.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Please work with the University's Financial Aid Office for possible loans.

Locale: Large City

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