Mercy College

School of Health and Natural Sciences

Nursing Administration



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Nursing Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

The nursing administration track is designed for baccalaureate prepared nurses who wish to pursue a master degree in nursing administration. Students are required to take nursing graduate courses including nursing theory, research, financial and human resource management, strategic planning, health policy, and organization performance. The program culminates in two capstone courses and a 120 hour practicum. Graduates of the nursing administration program obtain leadership and management positions at hospitals and healthcare agencies including Montefiore Medical Center, Westchester County Medical Center, Visiting Nurse Service among others.


Mercy College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Mercy's Nursing program is registered by The New York State Education Department and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Facts & Figures

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $754.00 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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