Kaplan University

M.S. in Nursing


1515 W Cypress Creek Rd

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. in Nursing

Format: Online

Program Description:

While a bachelor's degree may qualify you for many nursing positions, some nursing career paths require a master's degree. The ​​master's degree in nursing​ at ​Kaplan University ​is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation).The degree programallows you to study online and prepare for career advancement in administrative, faculty, or staff development roles.*Students complete a practicum or clinical practice experience to bridge the classroom content to the practice setting, during which they work closely with a mentor in a selected health care setting. Specialized pathways include executive leader, nurse educator, adult-gerontology primary care nurse practitioner, and family nurse practitioner, primary care.


This programmaynot be available in all states. Speak with an Admissions Advisor for more information.


*Kaplan University cannot guarantee employment or career advancement. Additional certification or licensing may be required to work in certain fields. Although certain programs at Kaplan University are designed to prepare students to take various certification or licensing exams, the University cannot guarantee the student will be eligible to sit for or pass those exams. In some cases, field experience, additional coursework, and/or background checks may be necessary to be eligible to take or to successfully pass the exams. Students should research the requirements in the state in which they intend to seek employment.


For comprehensive consumer information, visit http://www.kaplanuniversity.edu/consumer-info/. For gainful employment information about our legal studies programs, visit www.kaplanuniversity.edu/nursing/ge-info/.


Kaplan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Eligibility Requirements:

Must have a bachelor's degree with an upper-division major in nursing from a regionally or nationally accredited institution, a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher for the second half of your undergraduate program, and have a current license as a registered nurse, without restrictions, in the state in which you reside.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Associate's College

Loans Offered: Please see website for loans and financial aid availability.

Locale: Small City