University of Arkansas

University of Arkansas - Global Campus

Master of Science in Nursing



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Nursing

Format: Online

Program Description:

The online Master of Science degree in nursing is offered through the Eleanor Mann School of Nursing. It provides a choice of two concentrations: Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Health and Nurse Educator. Full-time students in the Clinical Nurse Specialist Concentration can complete the program in 2 years and one summer. Coursework includes 500 clinical practicum hours under the supervision of a preceptor. Completion time for part-time students varies but students "must complete their degrees within six consecutive calendar years from the first semester of enrollment in the program" (UA Graduate Catalog). Full-time students in the Nursing Education Concentration can complete the program in four semesters including one summer.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Distant Rural Area

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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